This is microfarming at its best! Instead of tossing those old worn out Toms, transform them into hanging planters! They provide the perfect amount of root space for a small plant and just enough head space to give them room to grow.
I’ve planted seeds directly in the garden, but never really started seeds indoors. After a humbling discussion with my community garden neighbor “Oh I start all my plants from seed,” he said. “Don’t you?” It was high time I started seeds myself.
How to grow your own sunflower greens which are great to throw in salads, on a sandwich or can even be used in juicing. These can be grown easily in your own kitchen with some seeds, dirt and a takeout container.
Did you know that wood ash can be used for keeping mites at bay? The next time you clean your fireplace, keep your chickens in mind by storing some of the ashes for them. It's a hen's best kept beauty secret.
I'm probably off my rocker, but the following tips for growing tomato plants is all I'll ever do from now on. The best part? It's a very short, no fuss list. Do these in the beginning and reap the reward in the end!