Experienced gardener or just a beginner?

Experienced gardener or just a beginner?
Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided in this post!

Experienced gardener or just a beginner?Are you an experienced gardener or just a beginner? Would you like to know where to begin, or expand your knowledge? Are you wanting to get away from pesticides? Finding that your garden just seems to need more? Well join us as we discuss Natural and Companion gardening. I will be having another amazing guest on such a topic. Our guest started out like many, helping his family garden and learning from them as a child that set the path to what he does today. Read more “Experienced gardener or just a beginner?”

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The tomato man and gardening!

The tomato man and gardening!
Craig LeHoullier, North Carolina Tomato man!
Micheal Kline “Reality Check” Audio player below!

The tomato man and gardeningThis week we have a real treat. This Friday I have Craig LeHoullier The Tomato Man on as my guest. You may have heard of him as the North Carolina Tomatoman. Some know him as the fellow who named the Cherokee Purple in 1990. To others, he is the author of the books Epic Tomatoes or Growing Vegetables in Straw Bales, the co-host of Tomatopalooza, a co-leader of the Dwarf Tomato Breeding Project, or just the odd person with a garden where the driveway used to be. He is the tomato nut with a website, a blog, a newsletter (on occasion), and a huge tomato and pepper and eggplant collection. Read more “The tomato man and gardening!”

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Gardening on the vertical

Gardening on the vertical!
Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided below!

Gardening on the verticalWill old man winter never loosen his grasp? That’s the question up here in the wilds of Northern Idaho. Easter has come and gone the first day of spring was weeks ago and poof it snowed April 7th! Talk about a bit depressing, we just saw grass, ok it was still brown but still! Time to hit the seed catalogs and gardening books, somethings gotta give! Read more “Gardening on the vertical”

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4 Ways to Hide Your Survival Garden!

4 Ways to Hide Your Survival Garden

4 Ways to Hide Your Survival GardenIf you already have your plans for a survival garden in the works, you are definitely heading down the right path. Food prices have skyrocketed and the predictions project the cost of food will continue to rise. When SHTF, many people will be forced to leave their homes when their meager supplies run out. This means they will be scavenging food from houses that are nearby or on their route to wherever they believe is a safe location. Read more “4 Ways to Hide Your Survival Garden!”

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Preparing For Life’s Storms with Gardening!

Preparing For Life’s Storms with Gardening!
Bexar Prepper “Preparing For Life’s Storms

Preparing For Life’s Storms with GardeningHave you been watching the prices in the grocery store, as the product packages shrink? What’s the answer? Grow your own produce. Tonight we welcome in mhpgardener an avid gardener, friend and gracious spirit. Bobby built both his greenhouse; I like to call them hangers cause their big enough to fit a plane in. He is learning hydroponic gardening he also gardens the traditional way, like the rest of us. Read more “Preparing For Life’s Storms with Gardening!”

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GMO! Gluten! Organic!

GMO! Gluten! Organic!
Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided!

GMO! Gluten! OrganicGMO! Gluten! Organic! Free range and Grass fed! What are they? Why are they? Is it important? Some of the real questions we should be asking ourselves long before a trip to the grocery store. When I was a youngster non of these words were used. Not in mainstream conversation let alone as advertising buzz words. Today we are inundated with these words and catch phrases daily. Read more “GMO! Gluten! Organic!”

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5 Helpful Tips on How to Get the Most Food from Your Survival Garden

5 Helpful Tips on How to Get the Most Food from Your Survival Garden

5 Helpful Tips on How to Get the Most Food from Your Survival GardenThe amount of produce you can expect from your survival garden depends on your farming techniques as wl as your practices. Your physical strength is good enough but you may also have to deal with your mindset to lower the time and effort you put so that you can do more. Crop failure is something that stalks survival gardeners like their shadow especially if they are new to it. Read more “5 Helpful Tips on How to Get the Most Food from Your Survival Garden”

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Sustainable Gardening Systems!

Sustainable Gardening Systems
James Walton “I Am Liberty” Audio in player below!

Sustainable Gardening SystemsIs there anything like eating out of your backyard? I don’t know about you but when I get the change to look out back and see beds of kale, chard, beets and spinach growing tall I am so satisfied. Just having access to your own food is so wonderful. There is the self reliance that goes along with that and of course there are the vast nutritional benefits. I am always preaching about growing your own food and its an incremental process for many. Read more “Sustainable Gardening Systems!”

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Why You Should Plant Fruit This Year!

Why You Should Plant Fruit This Year On the Homestead
Austin Martin “Homesteady Live“ Audio in player below!

Why You Should Plant Fruit This YearGoing on 6 years of homesteading, I have learned some big lessons. Don’t get goats. Infrastructure is king. Don’t buy livestock on craigslist. But of all the lessons learned, one of the biggest regrets I have… Spending so much time on annual based gardens, and not focusing on planting fruit trees, bushes, and other perennials. Read more “Why You Should Plant Fruit This Year!”

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Fertilizers, feeding your plants!

Fertilizers, feeding your plants!
Bobby “MHP Gardener” Audio in player below!

Fertilizers, feeding your plants!Before you plant a seed or seedling, you need to apply some fertilizer to the soil or container. What kind and how much depends on what you’re growing, and your particular style of growing. So it’s important to have a good understanding of the nutrient needs of the specific plants. Whether you’re organic, or just a conventional gardener, there Read more “Fertilizers, feeding your plants!”

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Gardening for Preppers and Survivalist

Gardening for Preppers and Survivalist
Forrest & Kyle “The Prepping Academy” Audio in player below!

Gardening for Preppers and SurvivalistThe “The Prepping Academy” and talking all things gardening. There’s not a single good reason anyone could give for not building a seed bank. In the eventuality of a grid down scenario, or even unemployment, a seed bank could be life saving. Read more “Gardening for Preppers and Survivalist”

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Rick Austin Secret Garden of Survival

Rick Austin, Secret Garden of Survival
Forrest & Kyle “The Prepping Academy” Audio in player below!

Rick AustinDuring Forrest trip to Prepper Camp he was able to meet a lot of interesting folks. And he even managed to convince a few in to being on the show. This guest needs little introduction if you’ve ever seen the show “Doomsday Preppers,” or are familiar with “Survivor Jane.” That right! Rick Austin  joins Read more “Rick Austin Secret Garden of Survival”

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PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own Food

PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own Food
Bobby Akart “Prepping For Tomorrow” Audio in player below!

PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own FoodThe process of gardening is the result of more than tilling, planting,  weeding and harvesting. It is also the result of preparedness to overcome challenges such as location, pests and other unforeseen complications like unusual weather. Imagine the pressure a prepper will be under to produce a harvest after TEOTWAWKI when their life depends on it. After the SHTF, an ordinary vegetable garden becomes a survival garden Read more “PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own Food”

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