Episode 19 -First Year Gardener Commentary


  • The Survival Channel is in the works
  • SOS 2.0
  • Lots more coming … so stay tuned!!

News from the Homestead

  • Why you should never completely trust any guru. Use your head.
  • Bee Keeping Mentor – An important thing if you want to keep bees
  • How to trim grape vines going into year 2
  • Why I think chicken tractors are swell

First Year Garden

Enhanced fruit growth decimates my plum tree

  • I’m ok with buying soil your first year if that is what you want.
  • Square foot garden is a highly accessible method for year one gardeners. It is great for getting people to catch the bug.
  • How my corn was a failure
  • Pole bean madness… wrapped around everything
  • How an acorn squash plant killed about 1/3 of my crops
  • and more…

Author: Nick-LaDieu

Webmaster of SaveOurSkills.com. Budding skill enthusiast and modern survivalist. When nick isn't plotting his next project he is probably running with his dogs, riding his mountain bike, or fiddling with his home theater.