Learn How To Build A Self-Sustaining Homestead On Only 1 Acre Of Land

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Do you dream of becoming self-sustainable? You may think that your dream is too huge and not easily attainable, but in reality anybody can learn how to become self-sustainable. Of course it isn’t a walk in the park though. There is a lot of hard work, effort and dedication required. It can also get quite … Read more Learn How To Build A Self-Sustaining Homestead On Only 1 Acre Of Land

Learn How This Family Grows 6,000 Lbs Of Food on Just 1/10th Acre

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Ever thought of growing your own food but didn’t think it was possible? It’s more that possible! It might even be the way of the future. If the Dervaes family can do it while living in Los Angeles, I think you can to. The Dervaes family live on 1/10th of an acre 15 minutes from … Read more Learn How This Family Grows 6,000 Lbs Of Food on Just 1/10th Acre

How To Grow Cucamelons

How To Grow Cucamelons

Cucamelon? What in the world is cucamelon?!? They are mini watermelons that taste like cucumbers with a hint of lime. I’m intrigued. Homegrown Revolution has a great tutorial on how we can grown these adorable veggies on our own. (Or are they fruits?) Even the beginner can get these little darlings to thrive in their … Read more How To Grow Cucamelons

How To Grow Fruit Trees In Containers

How To Grow Fruit Trees In Containers

I struggle with the “grow your own” movement. It is tough for me because my thumb is more black than green. Stark Bro’s really breaks it down and simplifies it so that even the gardening challenged can have a mini orchard. (Space be darned!) Learn all that you need to know about the right containers, … Read more How To Grow Fruit Trees In Containers

How To Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes In a Barrel (4 Easy Steps)

How To Grow Potatoes In a Barrel (4 Easy Steps)

Planting potatoes in a barrel is a wonderful approach to sustainable gardening. It works for small spaces, is low maintenance, will maximize crops, and is very environmentally friendly. Check out Green Upgrader’s tips and ideas on how to make this work for you. I love that you don’t have to dig the veggies up. Just … Read more How To Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes In a Barrel (4 Easy Steps)

The Alaska Grow Bucket System

Indoor Alaska Grow Bucket

Alaska is a crazy place. It is beautiful and has things unique only to it. Us lower 49 (states) are missing out on things like the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights), 30 days of total darkness, and 84 days where the sun doesn’t set! All the amazing-ness can make for some gardening difficulties when trying to … Read more The Alaska Grow Bucket System

Grow Your Own Food – 10 Gardening Ideas for the Beginner

Don’t miss out! Follow DIYcozyHome.com on Facebook and bring more love and life into your home. Every year I say I’m going to plant a garden, and every year, I never do! In this roundup we feature 10 really great tutorials and ideas to help you get started. I think the absolute best bit of … Read more Grow Your Own Food – 10 Gardening Ideas for the Beginner

How To Plant A Garden Tips

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Don’t miss out! Follow DIYcozyHome.com on Facebook and bring more love and life into your home. This is probably the best online guide I have seen to help you grow a thriving and robust garden. Everything you need from prepping the soil to detailed growth cycle charts and calendars so you can plan the best … Read more How To Plant A Garden Tips