Farming with Onions in Your Backyard

Mark Valencia, Founder of Self Sufficient Me – Farming with Onions in Your Backyard

It’s time to peel back the layers to expose my secret to growing onions. But just a quick safety warning before we get started to remember when eating onions on a roll or a folded bread ALWAYS place the onions under the sausage

The reason I say this (tongue in cheek) is due to a recent announcement released by a major home and hardware centre here in Australia called Bunnings which stated that any fundraising BBQ “sausage sizzle” must now ensure if onions are served on a roll they are to be placed under the sausage. Apparently, onions under the meat will help hold them on/in the bread so they won’t fall out and cause a potential slipping hazard around the store premises.   

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Anyway, on with the article (you can watch the video at the bottom of the page if you prefer or do both). In this article/video I’m going to give you my 5 top tips on how to grow a ton of onions in just a small round raised bed garden.

Farming Onions in Your Backyard

I like to grow my own onions because we grow them without chemicals and the crispy freshness of an onion just harvested is quite special – different from the cured onions in the store that are often months old.  

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