8 Reasons Your Tomatoes Aren’t Ripening and How to Ripen Them

8 Reasons Your Tomatoes Aren’t Ripening and How to Ripen Them

If you’re waiting for red tomatoes, but it’s not happening, you have to figure out why your tomatoes aren’t ripening. Tomatoes are my arch-nemesis. I work hard each year to plant enough tomato plants to provide the right amount of tomatoes I need for canning. Without fail, something goes wrong, and I’m stuck trying to…

How to Fix Leggy Seedlings & Prevent It in the Future

How to Fix Leggy Seedlings & Prevent It in the Future

Are your seedlings looking like the wavy inflatable man in front of new businesses? You have leggy seedlings, but don’t despair. The problem IS fixable. You spent hours planting and labeling your seed trays, and the seeds sprouted. Now, the seedlings are too tall and leaning to the side. You heard the term “leggy seedlings”…

8 Best Fertilizer for Potatoes for Bigger & Better Harvests

Use the best potato fertilizer to increase your yield and have the healthiest potato plants! Potatoes are one of the most important root vegetables we grow on our homestead. We want a large harvest, which means using the right fertilizer for potatoes to boost our production. Truth be told, for years, I failed to use…