Category: Gardening

All things gardening.


Hydroponics: The Indoor Growers Choice

Hydroponics is not new, in fact, growing in water has been done since ancient times. The Floating Gardens of China and the Hanging Gardens of Babylon utilized this growing technique. The word hydroponics comes from the roots “hydro”, meaning water, and “ponos”, meaning labor. When growing in “hydroponics”, it means...


TopoGrow 2-in-1 Indoor Grow Tent

This time of year (fall/winter) in Michigan is far from optimal for gardening. We decided to bring some of our growing indoors where we can control all the temps and such (sort of). We purchased a TopoGrow indoor grow tent from Amazon, and so far the results have been good....


Ryobi 40v Expand-It Brush Cutter

To compliment the Ryobi 40v Trimmer, I purchased the brush cutter attachment also from Ryobi. This was essential when I found out that after months of being absent from the property that the growth was too much for a typical trimmer. This cut through brush 1″ thick in the stalk...


Ryobi 40v Trimmer Quick Review

One of my go to tools has been my Ryobi 40v Trimmer. Think about all of the gas powered motors you have, and electric is definitely out when you own property larger than a few thousand square feet. With 10 acres, and 2 of those manicured, I have a ton...