Posts Tagged : container gardening

Successful Container Gardening: Getting Started

                                                                                            Potatoes in grow bags Hey Prepper Nation, Someone asked me recently why I’m so interested in container and raised bed gardening when I could just put our plants in the ground. Well, my answer is that our soil in South Florida is less than conducive to growing vegetables successfully.  

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Survival Garden 101

Survival Garden Pea Why Should I Start a Survival Garden? Beginning a survival garden is one of the crucial steps towards preparedness success. The only way to gain this skill is to start a garden now. Gardening is not as easy as throwing a seed into any random soil. Here

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Container Peppers New Video

Hi! I just made a new video about container peppers which is now on Youtube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHgwLAd0A4g I explain how to plant peppers, seed germination, fertilizers, pest control and scoville units. I have Hungarian Yellow Wax Banana, Serrano, Ghost Chile, Red Cherry and Bell Peppers. Thanks, Nurse Amy

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Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy Moving to Thursday Nights!

Doom and Bloom Hey Preppers, Rainy Days and Mondays always get me down (to quote an old song), so we’ve decided to move our show to Thursday Nights at 9 pm eastern, 8 pm central time.  Our next show will be on May 26th.  Join us for 90 minutes of

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Modern day Victory Gardens

What is a Victory Garden? Hey Prepper Nation, During WWII, we experienced a number of shortages, and food was one of them.  The government encouraged us to plant Victory Gardens to grow food, supplementing our diet and encouraging self-sufficiency. In all, 20 million gardens were planted!   Today, more and more people

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Patio Container Gardening How-to and Update of My Prepper Garden

Well, here’s some updated pictures of some of my patio container plants in my prepper garden. The top one includes: dragon fruit, heirloom tomatoes, onions, cucumbers, carrots, sweet corn, green and yellow pole beans, bush beans, stevia, peppermint, oregano, marjoram, dill, sage, thyme and basil. The second picture is an

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Patio Container Gardening How-to and Update of My Prepper Garden

Prepper Garden Well, here’s some updated pictures of some of my patio container plants in my prepper garden. The top one includes: dragon fruit, heirloom tomatoes, onions, cucumbers, carrots, sweet corn, green and yellow pole beans, bush beans, stevia, peppermint, oregano, marjoram, dill, sage, thyme and basil. The second picture

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