Feeding Your Garden
As Nina says, the more you feed your soil, the more the soil will feed you. After years of trial and error, she knows what it takes to build healthy soil over time. The secret? Fertilizer and compost. Learn Nina’s three pillars for fertilizing your garden and creating an abundant harvest.
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Greens & Herbs
Not only are greens and herbs the easiest plants to grow in your garden, but they can also be used to create countless dishes in the kitchen. Nina shares her tips for planting and harvesting her favorite greens, plus a recipe for a deliciously unique twist on pesto.
Nina’s advice for adding something meaningful to a basic homestead? Chickens! With seven grams of protein in each egg, chickens are an amazing asset for sustaining your family without doing any animal processing. Nina shares four quick tips for growing happy, healthy and productive chickens.
If you’re not quite ready to set up a garden, there’s still a way to get that nutritional, fresh harvest flavor in your life: by shopping local. Take a trip to the farmer’s market with Nina and learn how to engage with local farmers, ask the right questions, and get started on your own growing jo...