How To Test Soil pH Without a Kit
So you've started your very own vegetable garden, but now you realize that different vegetables require different soil pH! So how to test soil pH without a kit? Is your soil more acidic or more alkaline? These are very important things to know, especially when you're growing fruits or vegetables as different plants require different soil acidity. Testing soil pH without a kit is actually quite simple and all you need are a couple of ingredients that you probably already have in your home…
How do I Know Which Seeds to Direct Sow and Which to Seeds to Start In
Now that your seeds have arrived you may wonder which varieties are best suited for directly sowing into your garden outdoors, and which ones do best when planted early inside then later transplanted outside. The rule of thumb goes, any variety that is a "cold-hardy" plant or root crop, can do well when planted direct
Potato Towers - Which Varieties to Grow and Tips for Success
How to grow potatoes using potato towers as an easy raised bed. Step by step instructions and pictures to take you from planting to harvest. #gardeningideas #containergardening
How To Make Raised Garden Beds For Vegetables - The Greening of Gavin
My mother in law Pam, recently asked how I made the garden beds in my veggie patch. This is the story of how I did it! In late April 2007, I began to plan an organic vegetable garden for one side of our house. We had a garden (if you could call it that), that [Continue Reading …]
A Raised Bed Like No Other! Behold The Ancient Permaculture Benefits of Hugelkultur
Hugelkultur raised beds are like no other! They hold moisture, build fertility and maximize surface volume so you get double the yield when harvest comes.
7 Genius Seedling Greenhouses You Can Make Today | Survival Life
Are you looking for easy and inexpensive greenhouse solutions for your seedlings? These DIY seedling greenhouses are perfect!
MFT My Fabulous Table
MFT My Fabulous Table: Preface: I have been a long time lurker and this is my first instructable. My appreciation for the work that goes into these has increased immensely and all I can do is say thank you to all those who have posted before. WOW. That being said the p…
Small Workshop Layout (Space-Saving Ideas)
Create a workshop floor plan that works! Learn space-saving ideas, and tricks for setting up a small woodshop in a garage, shed, or basement! #sawsonskates
First seen Here 2015 was a good year—I got my associates degree, bought a house, got married, and built a bunch of furniture. This blanket chest, built at the request of my blanket-loving wife, was...
Building Your Own Wooden Workbench | Make:
Building a nice workbench is important. Many have come up with their own approaches. Here's how to build one using basic tools.