Build a Self-Watering Container

Self-watering containers make growing fruits and veggies a breeze and are ideal for gardening in small spaces. Construct your own reliable waterer with a few easily scavenged materials and about an hour’s worth of time.

The Urban Homestead
Unleash the homesteader within! “The Urban Homestead” is brimming with ideas and projects that affirm the simple pleasures of life, even in the heart of a big city. Written by city dwellers for city dwellers, this fun, hands-on guide offers instructions for everything from building a raised garden bed to getting started with chickens to whipping up your own delicious butter, cheese and yogurt.