Grow Your Own Food – Melissa K. Norris

Grow Your Own Food

Learning how to grow your own food at home is an amazing thing. There’s nothing like stepping outside your back door and picking your groceries straight from the garden.

There are so many reasons to get excited about growing your own food. It’s frugal. That alone is reason enough because I don’t know anyone who wouldn’t like to shave a little bit more off their grocery bill, right?Resources for growing your own food

I encourage everyone to grow at least one thing themselves. No matter where you live, you can grow at least one thing, apartment homesteader, I’m talking to you.


Learning to Grow an Heirloom Garden


10 Easy Steps to Grow Your Own Food

4 Tips to Successfully Growing Your Own Food from a 4th Generation Homesteader

How to save your garden seed- Seed Saving 101

How to start seeds indoors

10 Tips to for Organic Gardening and Pest Control

How to Plant and Grow Potatoes

How to Plant and Grow Beets

How to Prune Tomatoes for a Larger Harvest

Small Space Gardening

How to Grow Basil Indoors Without Dirt

How to Plant Garlic

How to Grow Fruit

How to Grow Fruit Trees

When and How to Plant Fruit Trees

How to Plant Strawberries

How to Prune Raspberries

How to Tie and Trellis Raspberries

How to Prune Blueberries for a Larger Harvest


How to Raise Livestock

5 Tips to Success Raising Backyard Laying Hens

10 Tips on Raising Meat Chickens

How to Butcher Chickens at Home

12 Tips to Raising Pigs for Meat

Raising Your Own Grass Fed Beef

Learn how to return to a simple and frugal life in The Made-From-Scratch Life.



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