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Farming Projects and Ideas for Small Homes & Apartments

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Israel Egg Shortage: Time to Start Your Backyard Flock?

In the past week, several people have contacted me to ask where they can buy hens and how to care...

6 vegetables from your kitchen you can plant and grow

It's spring time! Do you wish you could grow some vegetables - but can't visit the nursery due to lockdown?...

How to Grow Horseradish at Home

Pesach is almost here which means it's the perfect time to plant your Marror - for next year's Seder! This...

Grow Your Own Sprouts in 4 Easy Steps

When I serve my homegrown sprouts, guests always gawk at me like I'm a farming genius. But truly they are...
I started this sweet potato before Chanukah and soon I will plant the vines in the ground. I twisted them off and left them in water for a while to get them ready. Note how I used toothpicks to prop up the tuber, since the jar was kind of big.

Let’s Grow Sweet Potato Vines from Tubers

Let's plant our own sweet potato vines. Now is the perfect season here in Israel. Step 1: get hold of...
Isn't the jar pretty? I keep it on my counter while it's infusing, alongside all my other fermentation jars.

Homemade Natural All-Purpose Cleaner Recipe

Soon we'll start Pesach cleaning and that means that now's the time to make your natural all-purpose cleaner - made...

Make liquid fertilizer at home for $0

Most people buy fertilizer at the garden store but you can make it yourself, using Stinging Nettle, a plant that...

The absolute easiest way to preserve your lemon harvest

Every year in this season, life gives us lemons But how can we preserve the bounty so we can freshly...