Tag: seed starting

How to Start Seeds Indoors: Part 2 – Choosing which Veggies to Start Inside

How to Start Seeds Indoors: Part 2 – Choosing which Veggies to Start Inside

Starting seeds indoors is an outstanding way to decrease the costs of home vegable gardening, and to get a jump start on the season. With just a few supplies to get you started, you can grow your own vegetables from seed for just a fraction […]

How to Make and Use Newspaper Seed Starting Pots

How to Make and Use Newspaper Seed Starting Pots

Newspaper seed starting pots are a simple and environmentally-friendly solution for seed starting. Not only are you re-using a free resource to make them, you can also plant them directly in your garden when you are ready to transplant. Making newspaper seed starting pots is […]

How to Clean your Seed Starting Equipment

How to Clean your Seed Starting Equipment

Re-using seed starting equipment is a must if you are a frugal homesteader.  But have you ever wondered if it is necessary to clean the pots and trays that you plan to use again? Let’s answer that question with another question: Have you ever experienced “damping […]