3 Steps To Winterizing The Fortress GardenNovember 13, 2015
Winterâ€™s not bad in my neck of the woods, but there are still a few things I need to do to get my garden ready for cooler temps.
Itâ€™s Harvest Timeâ€”Get Your Freezer ReadyNovember 6, 2015
My garden is producing the last fruits of the season, so nowâ€™s the time to head to the kitchen and prep the harvest.
Choosing Your Farmâ€™s AnimalsOctober 30, 2015
When deciding whether to keep farm animals, lots of questions need to be answered before you invite them to your land.
Gettinâ€™ Down and Dirty â€¦October 23, 2015
For chickens, a day at the spa involves less water and a lot more dirt.
The Last Summer HarvestOctober 16, 2015
Even though the growing season is dying down, thereâ€™s still a lot happening in the Fortress Garden.
Uninvited Guests To My Kale SmorgasboardSeptember 25, 2015
This year my kale crop was attacked by an aphid infestation, and Iâ€™m not going to deal with the damage lightly.
Just Let Me Just Say This: “Kabocha!â€ťSeptember 18, 2015
Donâ€™t be fooled by this ugly, oddly named squash. It will be your new favorite item on the winter dinner menu.
Mapping Out My Winter GardenSeptember 3, 2015
My Northern California climate allows me to grow a garden all winter, so Iâ€™m busy figuring out just what I want in my garden beds.
The Night StalkerAugust 28, 2015
Armed with a headlamp and garlic spray, I set out to my garden to kill vampires â€¦ er, cherry-tree-eating bugs.