Composting Basics & Setup

Composting Basics & Setup

Composting is a natural process that converts organic materials, such as kitchen scraps and yard waste, into a nutrient-rich soil amendment called compost. Composting is an environmentally friendly way to recycle organic waste and reduce the amount of waste sent to...
Tips For Keeping Stock Tanks Clean

Tips For Keeping Stock Tanks Clean

Keeping stock tanks clean is essential for the health and well-being of the animals that depend on them. Here are some tips to help you maintain clean stock tanks: Regular Cleaning: Establish a cleaning schedule and stick to it. Clean the stock tanks at least once a...
What to Know Before You Start Raising Chickens

What to Know Before You Start Raising Chickens

Raising chickens can be a rewarding and enjoyable experience, but it also requires commitment and preparation. Here are 10 things to consider when you are thinking about raising chickens: Local regulations: You need to check with your local government to make sure...
Trimming Hedges – Dos & Don’ts

Trimming Hedges – Dos & Don’ts

The first house we bought came with hedges. I am not an outdoorsy person, and my husband isn’t a landscaping person, so the hedges were a bane to our existence. I finally put my big girl pants on, along with long gloves because I am allergic to everything green, and...
A Tree can be a Friend

A Tree can be a Friend

Many of my childhood memories involve trees. My best friend loved to climb, and, though I was no fan of heights, I would follow her up – at least a little ways. We climbed the tree in my back yard, one near our elementary school, and our favorite in the middle of our...
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