Learn more and buy the 2015 Old Farmer's Almanac!

Urban Homesteading: Using Traditional Wisdom for an Urban Vegetable Garden

Previous Video

Saving Money in the Garden

Next Video

How to Grow, Cure and Store Pumpkins

If your home is in an urban area, you can adapt traditional homesteading values to help you live more sustainably and provide healthy, natural food for your family.

Many of us are limited in the space and time we have for our garden, but there are simple techniques, which can make a huge difference to the success of your edible garden.

In this video we demonstrate how to plan your urban garden to include some traditional homesteading approaches. We then describe a wide variety of beneficial gardening techniques which can help you live more sustainably by reducing your impact on the environment.

To get planning, try out our Almanac Garden Planner for free here: Almanac Garden Planner!

Read More:

Comments

Post new comment

Before posting, please review all comments. Due to the volume of questions, Almanac editors can respond only occasionally, as time allows. We also welcome tips from our wonderful Almanac community!

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.