Homesteading & Gardening In The Suburbs With Misfit Gardening
High Yielding Plants For Small Gardens

High Yielding Plants For Small Gardens

January 2, 2022

Get more from your garden with these high yielding vegetables and grow more from a small space.

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What are your favorite high-yielding vegetables?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Winter Seed Starting And Garden Planning

Winter Seed Starting And Garden Planning

December 26, 2021

Winter weather doesn't mean your gardening is going to stop!  See how you can start some easy plants indoors and learn more about how I plan my seed starting activities.

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

What inspires you for your garden next year?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

 
 
Organize Your Seed Stash!

Organize Your Seed Stash!

December 19, 2021

Speed up finding seeds ready for spring with a couple of stash organizing tips.

 

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My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

How are you organizing your seeds and getting ready for seed starting?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Plan Your Garden Before Buying Seeds

Plan Your Garden Before Buying Seeds

December 12, 2021

It's super easy to get caught up in wanting to grow everything in the seed catalog but taking some time to plan your garden will help set you up for success.  Let's talk about planning your garden!

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Are you starting an orchard?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Pollination In A Home Orchard

Pollination In A Home Orchard

November 14, 2021

Let's dig in and talk about pollination and how it plays an important role in choosing trees for your home orchard.

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Are you starting an orchard?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Starting An Orchard

Starting An Orchard

November 7, 2021

What could be better in fall than your own homegrown fruit?  In this episode, we dig in and talk about starting an orchard.

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Are you starting an orchard?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

How To Make A Sheet Mulch Garden

How To Make A Sheet Mulch Garden

October 31, 2021

Looking to start a no-dig garden?  Learn the easy garden bed building method that's perfect for fall!

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Are you building a sheet mulch garden?  Let me know and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Grow More Food With Multisowing

Grow More Food With Multisowing

October 24, 2021

Busy with work?  Short on space?  Multisowing and cluster growing might be the gardening method you need to ramp up your garden productivity!

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Share your multisowing and cluster growing plants and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Setting Priorities and Goals On The Homestead

Setting Priorities and Goals On The Homestead

October 17, 2021

In this episode, we talk about some of the cool things house hunting for a new homestead and some of the not-so-great things we saw as well as diving into setting the goals and priorities for the new property!

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Share your homestead goals and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

5 Landrace Plant Breeding Projects From My Homestead

5 Landrace Plant Breeding Projects From My Homestead

October 10, 2021

Growing a self-sufficient garden starts with the seeds.  Learn about 5 of the landrace variety plant breeding projects I've been working on at my homestead and get inspired to start your own!

Learn more about landrace seeds with the wonderful book Landrace Gardening: Food Security through Biodiversity and Promiscuous Pollination by Joseph Lofthouse.  Check it out in my gardening kit below.

See what tools I use on my homestead:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Share your first landrace project and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

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