Pruning Fruit Trees for Beginners

Fruit trees are a wonderful way to grow food with little effort in your yard.  With a little care they can produce large harvests for decades. The only real work I put into my fruit trees is a little pruning.  Pruning will help keep the tree healthy preventing damage and maximizing the yields.  In my…

Nothing to do in the Garden

As many of you know I am all about efficiency in the garden so I can spend more time enjoying it and less time working in it. My overall goal is not to eliminate the time in my garden but to spend the same amount of time just doing things I enjoy more.  This week…

How to Build a Simple Teepee Trellis

You can greatly increase the amount of food you can grow in the same space by taking advantage of the vertical area in your garden. For vining crops like Melons and Cucumbers I love to use Simple Teepee Trellis. Today I show you how I install these cheap and effective trellis in my garden. They…