Grow A 12 Day Garden Sprouting Black Oil Sunflower Seeds

As you may have seen in my previous posts, I have been successfully growing bell peppers and other plants indoors and in containers. However, this isn’t very successful in terms of feeding my family fresh, healthy vegetables. It takes months to get a ripe bell pepper and with my limited space indoors and a greenhouse still only in the planning stage, I wanted to do something more productive.

water filter

Gravity Fed Water Filtration System Made with Food Grade Buckets

Now we have safe, clean water for our family, pets, and plants for less than $70. The system produces more than 5 gallons of water per day at about than 3 cents per gallon.

Camera in the Chicken Coop – Roost View

As the chickens are turning in for the evening, watch the “pecking order” in action and see how each new chicken changes the dynamic. After claiming their places, the hens and their rooster calm down for a good self-grooming (preening) while tucking themselves in for the night.