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New garden boxes, potato tower disappointment and regroup, and lots of new videos with “black beard”

Hey hey! Brian here with another update for PnBHomesteading. This weekend was pretty busy with the harvesting of the potato towers (which was a little disappointing, but more on that below) and building some new garden boxes to extend use of our backyard hillside for food production. So without further delay lets get into the details of what we got accomplished:

  • Potato tower harvest…or what Paula and I are calling “gathering the scraps”
  • New layered garden boxes
  • Time for peach harvest (maybe a week later than they should’ve been taken)
  • Video: Raised garden box update
  • Video: Large grow tent update
  • Video: New mid-size grow tent update
  • Video: Plant propagation bed update
  • Video: Tomatoes in a bag update week 12
  • Video: Tomatoes gone wild

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Mother Earth News Fair 2017 Albany Oregon, seeding new grow tent, and video updates

Hi Everyone, Paula and I had a great time at the motherearthnews fair down in Albany Oregon this past weekend. It wasn’t as big an event as last year (read below for more details), but it was still a great event. We saw lots of presentations from people out on their homesteads & farms doing things or what I love to say as “getting s%&t done!”. These kinds of events are always so inspiring to Paula and myself. Without further adieu here’s what we got done on our limited homestead task weekend…sometimes we need a break to learn and relax. 🙂

  • Mother Earth News Fair 2017 Albany Oregon
  • Video: Large indoor grow tent update
  • Video: Medium indoor grow tent update
  • Video: Tomato bag update week 11
  • Video: Salad bar LED area update
  • Video: Pugs raiding the peas

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Assembling and filling the new leafy greens grow tent, adding driplines, and assembling PnB end of day relaxation furniture

Hey Hey! Welcome back to another edition of the PnB Homestead show! Just kidding, it was a great weekend and we’re excited to share with you what we got accomplished this weekend. From the new grow tent project to adding more irrigation during the heatwave and the addition of videos, videos and more videos to our Youtube channel. We’ve even got Paula starting to get on camera…it’s been a busy weekend, so without further adieu lets roll! 🙂

Here’s this weekends tasks:

  • Assembling and filling the new indoor grow tent
  • Adding driplines for existing garden boxes and our blueberries
  • Assembling new outdoor furniture
  • Adding possible revenue for PnB Homesteading by becoming an Amazon Affiliate
  • Video: Plant propagation bed update
  • Video: Urban homestead backyard walk
  • Video: New indoor grow tent
  • Video: Salad bar LED transition to seed germination area
  • Video: Large indoor grow tent update on existing tomato and new tomato cuttings
  • Video: Tomatoes in a bag update week 10

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Tomato plant trimming update, plant propagation bed, and cleaning up the indoor grow tent

Hey everyone! Sorry we didn’t get a post up last weekend after finishing our work; Paula was processing Kombucha and Kefir (which this week should be her first video up on the Youtube channel…yay!) while I was busy cleaning out the indoor veggie grow tent in anticipation of the new grow tent I’ll be setting up for just our leafy greens. So lets get right to the details:

  • More tomato plant trimming
  • Plant propagation bed update
  • Asian pear seedlings update
  • Grow tent cleanup and update on new tent
  • Video: Tomatoes in a bag update week 9
  • Video: Cat pug sleeping on top of couch

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