Planning a spring garden can an overwhelming task. Where do you put your garden? How much space do you need? What do you plant? These are all questions we had when we began our garden four years ago. We learn as we go, but if y’all can learn from our mistakes you’ll be ahead of the curve. Whether you have a spring garden or are starting from scratch planning begins now! Every January we get out our notebooks, seed catalogs and look at our plot.
Plotting your garden can be easier than you might think. Each year when January comes, I start thinking about my spring garden. I dream about what it will look in the summer full of growing plants. And believe me, I can dream big! My goal as a homesteader is to provide nutritious food for my family and others around me. I’m still figuring out how to gauge how many plants it will take to feed my household, so each year I add a few more