Do you long for simpler days? Do you wish you had the time to offer your family home-grown meals? Does your heart cry for a quiet place in this fast-paced world? Tired of all the processed unhealthy ingredients filling your food, your home and even your mind?

The main focus here at Valley of the Sun Naturals is to grow with sustainable organic farming principles, preserve the abundance of the harvest, cook healthy meals from scratch and use all our resources of time and money wisely.

You can eliminate processed unhealthy foods in your kitchen with easy and delicious recipes to help you cook healthy meals from scratch. Learn what ingredients to watch out for and how to save money by making them yourself. We’ll share time saving short-cuts and simple recipes so you can spend time on what matters to you and still have nutritious, well-balanced meals.

Do you have a passion to save money and increase your self-sufficiency? You can do that by learning how to preserve food at home. Preserving at home is easy to do and you can line your shelves with home canned summer goodness for winter days ahead. We’ll show you how you can create your own food security by filling your pantry with real food.

Serious gardening is not just a hobby! You can still have a farmer’s heart with only an urban backyard and grow like a professional! We’ll help you trouble shoot common gardening problems with organic and natural solutions for an abundant harvest. Discover the many benefits of growing your own food, with solutions if you don’t have a large yard or any growing space.

We have natural products for your home and farm, family and pets. Oyster Shell supplement in the diet will ensure that laying chickens and ducks will have adequate calcium for strong egg shells and a healthy flock. Kelp Meal provides essential vitamins and minerals to improve the overall health of your flock.

It’s comforting to know that we have a natural cat litter alternative that absorbs odors, clumps, and is genuinely safe for your kitties to use. What we’ve created in Kitty Green Natural Cat Litter is an eco-friendly solution that won’t cause irritation or blockages from your cats’ private time, and it’s a breeze when it’s time for cleanup, too. Our list of non-toxic ingredients is always available for you to see, and we’re happy to answer any questions you have.

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How and Why to Mulch Your Plants

How and Why to Mulch Your Plants You may ask, what is mulch and do I really need it for my garden? Here are 5 of the top main reasons on how and why you should mulch your plants in the vegetable garden. Retain moisture in the soil Suppress weeds  Moderate soil temperatures, keep the […]

Canning Season is Coming!

Canning Season is Coming! As surely as Spring turns into Summer, planting season turns into harvest. And as sure as night turns into day, harvest time turns into food preserving time! Canning season is coming! But let’s face it, you should train and prepare like any athlete getting ready for the marathon of months of […]

Glossary of Gardening Terminology

I spent most of my adult working career in office environments of various construction and manufacturing industries. And when filling out a job application applying for a new position I was inevitably asked for school and college information. I check the box, Yes, I went to college. Course of Study: Ornamental Horticulture. It’s always a […]

Indispensable Canning Books

Indispensable Canning Books I’ve always been a book lover and I have a collection of old books that while I don’t pull them out too much, I couldn’t bear to get rid of them. I’m either a book lover or a wannabe-hoarder. I prefer the former as I’m not quite as much a stickler on […]


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Include garden beets in your diet for a nutritious lifestyle

Do you care about a nutritious lifestyle? Do you include garden beets in your diet? Garden beets on the dinner or salad plate are often a very personal choice. Oftentimes, people love beets or hate them! Aside from their taste, they are super nutritious, packed with essential vitamins and minerals and anyone should be include […]

Healthy Nutrition for a Healthy Life

Healthy Nutrition for a Healthy Life (CNN)Which risk factor is responsible for more deaths around the world than any other? Not smoking. Not even high blood pressure. It’s a poor diet. Healthy nutrition is essential for a healthy life! Like Ultra-processed foods linked to increased cancer risk or as Tom Levitt says in his recent […]

Oyster shell for strong eggshells

Eggshells for each egg are made up of 95% calcium carbonate. Laying hens need to consume a steady supply of calcium for continued health and to prevent calcium deficiency. Strong egg shells are best provided by having Oyster Shell to chickens and ducks.  Oyster shell for strong eggshells is a supplement in the diet that […]