We keep chickens and grow a very productive garden, all on a tiny lot within the city-limits of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. We also start and sell over 800 heirloom tomato, vegetable, and herb plants each year from our garden nursery. Follow along as I share my experiences - the fun and folly - of keeping chickens and growing a bountiful garden in an urban setting. You too, can be an Urban Farmer. Sign up below!
2 days ago
This is a great way to grow more in less space. I'm guilty of putting 12 plants in a 4 x 8 bed, but I've not used this method...I'll be trying this next year (so I can get two more in 🙃!!) . I do prune lower leaves and for air circulation, but haven't moved to a single lateral stem. Our season is short, so any "suckers" that will produce fruit are welcomed on my plants. ... See MoreSee Less
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