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DIY: How to Save Seeds for Next Year

I’m the first to remind friends that we’ve still got a few weeks of summer left. But in the garden, there are signs of a shift in the season as …

How to Build a Dry Stone Wall | Hunker

"Preservation is part of a continuum of the craft, which includes restoration," said "waller" Dan Snow. "There are good reasons to repair and rebuild …

Lambs Wool Rug

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Garden

Easy step-by-step instructions to increase the number of leafy greens in your garden.<p>In addition to their beauty, foxglove is actually resistant to …

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers

DIY Backyard Beekeeping: A Guide for Beginners

If you can garden, you can be a beekeeper. Here are the first steps: the questions to ask, the equipment you'll need and how to choose the right bees.<p>If you can garden, you can be a beekeeper. Here are the first steps: the questions to ask, the equipment you'll need and how to choose the right bees.

Gardening

Location, Location, Location: Where to Put Your Beehives - Homesteading and Livestock

So you have decided to invest in a colony of honey bees. Your package bee order is set to arrive in the spring at just the right time for your …

Starting an Orchard: Apples, Cherries, Peaches, Plums and Pears - Organic Gardening

<i>Special Note: All material here reprinted from</i> Grow It! <i>Copyright © 1972 by Richard W. Langer. The title of this excerpted chapter is</i> …

How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm

According to Jack Algiere, the Vegetable Farm Manager at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, turning your garden into a four-season farm is …

Greenhouses Made With Salvaged Windows

What better way to recycle old salvaged windows than to build them into a unique garden greenhouse or potting shed?Old windows, doors, and other …

Covered Greenhouse Garden

While we're waiting for our fence to suntan before we stain it, I took on another outdoor project this weekend.<p>Yep, it's Garden 2013! And there's a …

Herb Markers

Boredom Busters- Toys for Chickens

<i>"A Happy Hen Lays Better Eggs"</i><br>Bored poultry are more likely to eat eggs, fight, make a mess, lay bad eggs, and sometimes will even eat each other. To …

Ideas for Toys and Activities to Entertain Your Pet Chickens

Ideas for Toys and Activities to Entertain Your Pet Chickens<p>Updated on March 15, 2017<p>Why Toys for Chickens?<p>Chickens need entertainment so that they …

Toys for Chickens?

Doughnut <i>Out Of The Brooder</i><p>Mar 8, 2009<p>I was wondering if chickens played with toys? I have an Amazon Parrot who loves his toys and while watching him …

Chicken Treats Guide. Don't Love Your Pets to Death. | The Chicken Chick®

If you’re reading this, chances are you have chickens that you consider pets and everyone enjoys spoiling their pets with treats, right? We get a …

DIY Flock Block Substitute

<i>Today’s post is by Colleen of Five Little Homesteaders. Her blog is a treasure-trove of homesteading info, so be sure to click over there when you</i> …