Archive Monthly Archives: Aug 2020

How Does Fertilizer Work?

In this post we are going to show you how to figure out the nutrient concentration in a bag of fertilizer. At the end you will know what the numbers on the front of a bag mean and how they will influence plant growth. If you would like your own copy of this information, feel […]

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What Are The Differences In Lavender?

In a follow up from our post introducing you to the potential of lavender farming, today we are going to show you some of the varieties that you can grow. We have compiled this information into an eBook, so give that a look if you would like to have your own downloadable copy of this […]

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Best Soil Mix For Cuttings

If you are interested in starting a nursery, or are wondering how professional grower’s produce high quality plants, then this is the perfect post for you!We are going to show you how to mix the perfect medium for rooting cuttings. This mix has been tried and tested in a commercial nursery and has been perfected […]

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Starting A Lavender Business

In this post we are going to take a look at the different ways you can make a profit from farming lavender. Lavender farming can be extremely rewarding for even the smallest of growers, making it a great option for those looking to boost their income. You may be wondering how you could possibly compete with […]

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How to Grow Orchid Seeds at Home like a PRO

In this post, we are going to show you how to pollinate a phalaenopsis orchid. This is an especially important skill to learn if you are interested in developing new orchid varieties. The process can be a bit finicky, but with enough patience and a steady hand, anyone will can do it. At the end […]

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Things You Need To Know Before Getting Goats

Beginning a goat rearing operation on your small holding may seem like a daunting endeavour, one that can be compounded if you have little or no experience in keeping goats. However, you need not fear!  This post is jam-packed full of helpful tips that will help you on your goat-rearing journey. Let’s get into it!Tip […]

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How To Grow Your Own Herbs

Are you interested in growing your own herbs but are wondering where to begin? If so, you have found the perfect post to get started. Today we are going to take a look at the 2 most common methods of herb propagation: using seed or making cuttings.  Let’s get started! Seed propagationA form of sexual […]

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5 Breeds of Dairy Goats for your Homestead

There are many small animals that you can rear on your small holding. Goats are one of the most rewarding, because the does are prolific milkers and their meat is a low-fat source of protein.  If it is the milk you are interested in, then this video is perfect for you. Goat milk offers so […]

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Top 10 Herbs to Grow

Growing your own herbs is so rewarding, everyone should consider doing it! You will save money by not having to purchase fresh herbs, reduce waste and even potentially attract bees and other beneficial insects to your garden.  In this post, we are going to take a look at 10 herbs that you can grow in […]

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Best Goats for Meat

Goats are a great animal that you should consider rearing on your small holding. Apart from the milk production of the does, goats can also be raised for their meat. While goat meat is not as popular as some other protein sources like beef and poultry, demand still outweighs supply, especially in the United States, […]

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