Learn the Benefits of Gardening in Raised Beds

Raised beds offer a simple and effective way to create a healthy and productive garden by manipulating the growing environment for the better. And the best part is, no matter how bad the ground you’re starting with, ideal planting conditions can be created for soil structure and drainage; essential keys to success. To learn theTop… Continue reading Learn the Benefits of Gardening in Raised Beds

How to plan an urban garden – Urban Gardener video

Denton visits an urban garden in Park Slope Brooklyn and learns from the owner how to design a space that highlights color, obeys the grid of the space, creates a space for relaxing and includes non-organic texture. Urban Gardener is a series that proves that the size of your farm doesn’t impact the size of… Continue reading How to plan an urban garden – Urban Gardener video

Planting a Butterfly Garden – Flowers for Florida

Florida’s hot, humid summers present a special challenge for many plants. This video will introduce you to drought tolerant plants and flowers that thrive in the Florida climate and will provide color to the landscape, year-round. Be sure that your garden area has plenty of sunlight and that the soil drains well. You can add… Continue reading Planting a Butterfly Garden – Flowers for Florida

How to Make a DIY Greenhouse

We helped Josh’s wife make a DIY Greenhouse with help from Lowe’s. It was a fun & challenging build, but Lowe’s is the perfect partner to help you finish your fall projects and get back to enjoying what matters. Look below for everything we used in this project! Subscribe to my channel: Second Channel: MORE… Continue reading How to Make a DIY Greenhouse

How To Start A Vegetable Garden | Central Florida Gardening 101 for Self Sufficiency

I teach a lot of classes in person but the recent events have prevented group gatherings so I have started teaching via online webinars. A lot of folks have the time and interest to gain a little self sufficiency in regards to their food supply right now so this is a quick start approach on… Continue reading How To Start A Vegetable Garden | Central Florida Gardening 101 for Self Sufficiency

Build your own aquaponics garden

Jerry Coleby-Williams visits environmental scientist Kieran Richardt in an industrial estate to see his teaching space, which includes an aquaponic green wall. The self-contained recirculating system contains fish in a reservoir at its base, so the green wall is watered with fertiliser-rich fish waste. It shows ways of tying terrestrial and aquatic environments. Grow lamps… Continue reading Build your own aquaponics garden

13 Years Living Off the Land – Man Shares REAL Homestead Experience

Peter from TreeEater Farm & Nursery ( in BC shares the challenges and lessons learned from his experience earning a living off the land for 13 years with his partner Magdalene. Peter moved to a piece of land in British Columbia’s Gulf Islands as an idealistic 22-year old who wanted to save the world and… Continue reading 13 Years Living Off the Land – Man Shares REAL Homestead Experience

Garden planning, companion planting, and winter sowing – OH MY!

A video that shows the process I take in planning out my garden, using both square foot gardening and companion planting techniques. I also show my many jugs that I have winter sown for this year’s garden. [ad_2]

A prize-winning native garden

Jerry visits an award-winning native garden just outside of Toowoomba Maria and Gordon Reynolds have received several Carnival of Flowers competition awards for their garden and although this gives them a real boost, their main motivation is to show people what can be achieved with native plants. The garden has been created over a 10… Continue reading A prize-winning native garden

the Chicken Garden Miracle ~ Plans for 2018

the Chickens will do MOST of the work in the Kitchen Garden. Here are my plans. Plus, what we plan to do with our crop gardens (without the power of adult tiller chickens). FREE chicken training: ↓↓↓↓↓↓ CLICK “SHOW MORE” FOR RESOURCES ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓ I’ll teach you how to raise your own eggs (chickens): ~ Learn… Continue reading the Chicken Garden Miracle ~ Plans for 2018

First Home & Garden from Scratch |Susan Snyder & Mark Hathaway |Central Texas Gardener

When Susan Snyder and Mark Hathaway went house hunting, their top priority was a large yard with lots of sun. See what they did with imagination, sweat-labor, and innovative recycling. [ad_2]

Future Homes: Self sufficient living in off-the-grid Tasmanian home

Sustainable homes and off-the-grid living is on the rise, and with rising energy costs it’s easy to see why people are unplugging from mains power, disconnecting town water and becoming self-sufficient. Put simply, off-the-grid living refers to homes that are sustained autonomously without a reliance on municipal resources — such as electricity, water and gas.… Continue reading Future Homes: Self sufficient living in off-the-grid Tasmanian home