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5 Simple Ways to Create a Bee Friendly Garden

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5 Tips for Creating a Bee-Friendly Food Garden - LivingHomegrown.com

5 Tips for Creating a Bee-Friendly Food Garden - LivingHomegrown.com

You may have heard in the news lately that bees have been having a tough time – and their numbers are dropping.

There are many, many reasons for this and even arguments among the experts as to why bees have been on the decline.

What we know for sure is that bees are very sensitive to changes in the environment. Things like pesticide use and loss of habitat can be very detrimental to them.

That is why it is so important that we (as gardeners and homeowners) try to do our part to be part of the solution…not the problem.

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Day 11 – So You Want to be a Farmer?

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I am not in a position to give advice on how to farm. But one thing I have learned from from my farmer friends and the inspiring farmers I...

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Day 5: Sharing the Harvest with Others

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1 out of 6 Americans need food assistance, but can’t get fresh produce from the local food pantry. And each year, millions of Americans grow more food in their...

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Day 3: Inspired by HoneyLove Bees

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This post is part of the 31 Days of Living Homegrown. Sign up for my newsletter (weekly or monthly) so you don’t miss any of the inspiration and resources I will be...

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Day 1: Resources for Growing Fruit Trees

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This post is part of the 31 Days of Living Homegrown. Sign up for my newsletter (weekly or monthly) so you don’t miss any of the inspiration and resources I will...

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Harvesting and Storing Homegrown Apples for Winter

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How to store homegrown apples through winter

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And Over At the Burpee Blog…

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I just realized that I neglected to mention my posts over on the Burpee Home Garden Blog lately. I chime in over there occasionally on Gardening with Children and...

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A Traveling Farm…On A Bus?

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We just finished filming a really incredible group of young people for an episode of our TV show, Growing A Greener World. The TV story will air on PBS in December...

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To Scape or Not To Scape – Free Garlic Giveaway!

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New to my blog?  You might want to subscribe to my newsletter and/or blog HERE. Guess What? We have been invited to a very cool Blog Party and there...

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