ecofriendly
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fava beans for an eco friendly homestead

a blog for farmers, homesteaders, and gardeners

who want to tend to the land & the planet with nature-based solutions to climate change.

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sustainable gardening, regenerative agriculture,
& eco friendly homesteading here!

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Nurture Pollinators with Hedgerows: Elevating Bee-Friendly Habitats

Nurture Pollinators with Hedgerows: Elevating Bee-Friendly Habitats

How Hedgerows Capture Carbon: A Guide to Enhancing Sequestration

How Hedgerows Capture Carbon: A Guide to Enhancing Sequestration

Cultivate Vibrant Hedgerows: A Sustainable Sanctuary for Nature, Humans, and Climate

Cultivate Vibrant Hedgerows: A Sustainable Sanctuary for Nature, Humans, and Climate

A Botanical Dye Garden Guide: Complete list of herbs and flowers that provide pigment

A Botanical Dye Garden Guide: Complete list of herbs and flowers that provide pigment

Hairy Vetch Cover Crop: A Starter Guide to Your Garden's BFF

Hairy Vetch Cover Crop: A Starter Guide to Your Garden's BFF

Unusual and Rare Herbs for Tea: Visual Guide of Ideas for Your Garden

Unusual and Rare Herbs for Tea: Visual Guide of Ideas for Your Garden

The Regenerative Bookshelf: New and Upcoming Sustainable Gardening Books (2024 edition)

The Regenerative Bookshelf: New and Upcoming Sustainable Gardening Books (2024 edition)

An Ode to Nettles: An eco-friendly native herb supports humans, gardens, and eco-systems

An Ode to Nettles: An eco-friendly native herb supports humans, gardens, and eco-systems

A Love Letter to Pacific Trillium, Northwest Native Wildflower

A Love Letter to Pacific Trillium, Northwest Native Wildflower

The Time-Traveler's Guide to Regenerative Agriculture: 42 Time-Tested Sustainable Solutions

The Time-Traveler's Guide to Regenerative Agriculture: 42 Time-Tested Sustainable Solutions

Daikon Radish: The Ultimate Transformer that Builds Soil Health

Daikon Radish: The Ultimate Transformer that Builds Soil Health

Eco-Friendly Sustainable Garden Action Plan: Your Guide to Regenerative Garden Design

Eco-Friendly Sustainable Garden Action Plan: Your Guide to Regenerative Garden Design

A Regenerative Gardener’s Calendar: A Year-Round Plan for Sustainable Success

A Regenerative Gardener’s Calendar: A Year-Round Plan for Sustainable Success

Squash Spectrum: The Ultimate Gardener's Guide to Varieties and Traits

Squash Spectrum: The Ultimate Gardener's Guide to Varieties and Traits

From Folktales to Forests: The Hawthorn Tree's Role in Myth, Culture, and Ecological Balance

From Folktales to Forests: The Hawthorn Tree's Role in Myth, Culture, and Ecological Balance

Pacific Northwest Wild Rose Visual Identification Guide

Pacific Northwest Wild Rose Visual Identification Guide

Snowberry Guide: The All-Season Wildlife Attractant with White Berries

Snowberry Guide: The All-Season Wildlife Attractant with White Berries

Can Plants Help Clean Up Oil Spills? Nature’s Role in Environmental Remediation

Can Plants Help Clean Up Oil Spills? Nature’s Role in Environmental Remediation

How Plants Purify Air and Water: The Power of Ecological Sustainability

How Plants Purify Air and Water: The Power of Ecological Sustainability

Scarification Secrets: The Essential List of Seeds That Need Special Care to Sprout

Scarification Secrets: The Essential List of Seeds That Need Special Care to Sprout

our mission at ecofriendly homestead

We are gardeners who are passionate about the environment.

Our goal is to help other gardeners, farmers, and homesteaders understand how the choices they make on their land can impact the planet.