Persimmons: The Fantastic Fall Fruit

If you haven’t tried this sweet and delicious fruit before, pick some up and try them! Not only do they taste good, they also have excellent health benefits too.

Urban Gardening Tips and Ideas

Ever think of growing your own garden? You don’t need a large piece of land to get started, and gardening is proven to have health benefits such as stress relief and relaxation. So, why not take the plunge and try urban gardening?

Desert Gardening and Plants that Grow in Arizona

Are you looking to grow your own plants in the desert? In this article, Pamela Williams shares her desert gardening tips, from plants that grow in Arizona to managing soil and shade to keep your desert garden thriving. Get started!

All About Composting from An American Homestead

We wanted to share this video from our friends at  They say, “We are serious about composting. We take a look at 4 areas of composting that we manage around the homestead. Animal manure, Humanure, Kitchen scraps, and vemiculture.” Learn about the benefits of composting and how it works in our composting 101 article.

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