Homesteading & Gardening In The Suburbs With Misfit Gardening
How Canning Preserves Your Food Mini Training!

How Canning Preserves Your Food Mini Training!

September 13, 2020

Join us for week 2 of the canning mini training series to arm yourself with the knowledge to start canning confidently.

Mentioned in this episode:

Grab the free canning guide here

My Homesteading Kit

The National Center for Home Food Preservation

Share your canning tips and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Safe Canning Basics Mini-Training!

Safe Canning Basics Mini-Training!

September 6, 2020

Start canning with confidence and get in the know about safe canning in this mini-training series!

Mentioned in this episode:

My Homesteading Kit

The National Center for Home Food Preservation

Share your canning tips and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

10 Canning Tips To Help You WIN This Season

10 Canning Tips To Help You WIN This Season

August 30, 2020

Want to learn the secret to crispy pickles?  How about some strategies real homesteaders use to get ready for canning season?  Find out in this episode and can like a pro this season!

Mentioned in this episode:

My Homesteading Kit

The National Center for Home Food Preservation

Share your canning tips and connect with other misfit gardeners and homesteaders:  Join the Facebook Group

Fall Vegetable Gardening Tips

Fall Vegetable Gardening Tips

August 23, 2020

Get your fall garden game plan together with these tips to growing a successful fall vegetable garden!

We're talking about:

  • when to sow
  • when to plant
  • extending the season
  • what to plant

plus other tips to help your garden grow!

Mentioned in this episode:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

The Complete Seed Starting Guide

Join the Facebook Group

10 Things To Get Your Garden And Homestead Ready For Winter

10 Things To Get Your Garden And Homestead Ready For Winter

August 16, 2020

Winter's on the way!  Get your homestead and garden prepped and ready for the winter ahead with these 10 strategies!

Mentioned in this episode:

My Gardening Kit

My Homesteading Kit

Easy Seed Saving Course

Composting Resources From The Blog

Join the Facebook Group

Tomato Growing Tips From Delectation of Tomatoes

Tomato Growing Tips From Delectation of Tomatoes

August 9, 2020

This episode has so much more than just tomato growing tips!  Dig in with this interview with Dale from the Delectation of Tomatoes.  A seed company with over 2500 varieties of seeds!

Tune in to hear about:

  • growing tomatoes
  • shade cloth
  • attracting pollinators
  • soil improvement
  • dealing with common tomato growing problems

Links and resources mentioned in this episode:

Learn more about Delectation of Tomatoes on the website: https://www.delectationoftomatoes.com/

Nutri-Mulch: https://nutrimulch.com/

Get Dale's business card here:  https://www.delectationoftomatoes.com/store/p2/Generic_-_not_yet_profiled.html

Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the Sample packet, free when you include promotion code button.  Use the promotional code: Misfit Gardener

If you're looking for super-tasty, extra early, exceptionally productive or giant varieties; or the presentation Dale mentioned about how to grow BIG tomatoes, check out this link:
 
 
If you are thinking of getting serious about growing giant tomatoes competitively or meeting other serious gardeners, here is the direct link to the official, global site where certified weights are recorded. http://www.bigpumpkins.com/WeighoffResultsGPC.aspx?c=T&y=2020
 
 
 
5 Strategies To Increase Food Production In Your Garden

5 Strategies To Increase Food Production In Your Garden

August 2, 2020

Tune in for episode 49 where we dive into 5 strategies to increase food production with some unusual tips!  See how you can improve your food production in your garden with tips to improve the health and fertility of your garden.

 

What strategy will you use?

 

Find the composting blog posts right here.

 

Join us over in the Facebook Group and let me know what you think!

Learn what tools I use in my homestead garden in my Gardening Kit.

 

 

How To Keep Your Organic Garden Growing In Tip Top Condition

How To Keep Your Organic Garden Growing In Tip Top Condition

July 26, 2020

Don't fall into the trap that an organic garden is a no-work garden!  The effort you put into growing your own food pays off in quality, taste, and the number of nutrients your homegrown vegetables and fruit provides.

 

Learn how to keep your organic garden growing and abundant in this episode!  We dig in to talk about some key things you need to keep doing in your garden:

  • Water
  • Feeding
  • Monitoring
  • Support

Join us over in the Facebook Group and let me know what you think!

Learn what tools I use in my homestead garden in my Gardening Kit.

How To Make A Sourdough Starter

How To Make A Sourdough Starter

July 19, 2020

Making bread is part of a homesteader's way of life.  If you have wanted to try making bread from scratch then sourdough bread is where it is at!

In this episode, we talk about making a sourdough starter from scratch and

  • flour to use
  • tools you need
  • how to feed the starter

Check out the Easy Fermenter starter kit in my Homesteading Kit.

Share your sourdough starters and bread over in the Facebook Group.

Thrifty Tips For Gardens

Thrifty Tips For Gardens

July 12, 2020

If you think that gardening is expensive then check out this episode for 20 thrifty tips you can try in your garden to help save money!

We talk about:

  • cheap pest control
  • cheap seed starting hacks
  • things to do with plastic bottles!

Join us over in the Facebook Group.

Learn what tools I use in my homestead garden in my Gardening Kit.

 
 

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