Category Archives: Orchards

Grow These Fruit Trees To Get Fruit The Soonest

Grow These Fruit Trees To Get Fruit The Soonest

Normally trees take years to grow from a seed and that is why most people buy seedlings from a local tree farm. That way when they plan how they are going to arrange the trees they have a really good idea how they will look when they grow to maturity. However, when it comes to fruit trees, this is not necessarily the case. There are a number of varieties of trees that can be raised from seeds and bare fruit in less than 3 years.

Grow These Fruit Trees To Get Fruit The Soonest

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How to Plant Homesteading Bare Root Trees

How to Plant Homesteading Bare Root Trees

This how to plant homesteading bare root trees tutorial is a simple step by step tutorial that encourages homesteaders to add these frugal orchard building option. Having the roots exposed presents an unique planting challenge and you need to know how to go about preparing the ground properly. It explains how the roots of bare…Continue Reading

Growing Peaches

Growing Peaches

Growing peaches and how to do so. This article will tell you how to grow peaches and how to feed the trees along with pruning and maintenance of your peach tree or trees. I remember as kid being able to pick a peach and they would be so ripe and juicy that you would have…Continue Reading

Growing Hazelnuts or Filberts Nuts on a Homestead

If you have an interest in plants that also produce food, like fruit trees and bushes, then you’ll love this tutorial. Growing hazelnuts isn’t something that many people consider, but the bushes provide a beautifully landscape piece as well as producing a delicious nut. And, by following this guide, you’ll find that growing, harvesting, and…Continue Reading