Monthly Archives: October 2010

Video-Simple Cold Frames

As promised, here is a second video on winter gardening using cold frames. For those with less carpentry knowledge, these are smaller and simpler cold frames — and even better, they used recycled or discarded materials. These may not be … Continue reading

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An Inside Vegetable Garden

If you live in a cold climate and don’t have the space for cold frames or other protected garden space, you may still be able to garden in the winter on a smaller scale. Houseplants and herb gardens are well-known … Continue reading

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Video-Using Cold Frames for Winter Gardening

If you don’t think you can make it through the winter without at least a bit of gardening, try using cold frames to protect your plants through the cold season. You can use cold frames for anything from storing and … Continue reading

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Tips on Preparing Your Garden for Winter

Sadly, no matter how much we may wish to deny it, winter is on its way, and will be here shortly (sooner for some of us than others). It’s always sad for me to say goodbye to my beautiful summer … Continue reading

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What’s Vermiposting And How Do I Do It?

Vermiposting is a nice way to say your worms are making manure, and it’s a great way to compost some of your table scraps and vegetable peelings. Heck, the worms will even read your newspaper then eat it (well, that’s … Continue reading

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Interesting Article on Companion Planting

I recently came across this sustainable gardening article, and thought it might be of interest to some of our readers. There are various sustainable gardening methods that are helpful, and a number of them are described here, besides companion planting. … Continue reading

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Garden Excitement – Harvesting! (Video)

One of the most exciting parts of growing your own sustainable garden is…the harvest! After all your hard work, seeing your garden (literally) come to fruition is one of the most fulfilling experiences there is. Normally we focus on the … Continue reading

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