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These are some very cool videos about Permaculture and how to build soil nutrients, growing mulch on your own property for use in soil building (comfrey used as an example); using hugelkultur to soften water fluctuations in the garden, and sheet mulching:
A neighborhood based urban farm network in Austin, Texas
Perennial Gardening - what can be grown with jerusalem artichokes in a polyculture where each plant enhances the growth of the others:
See:http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/food_and_drink/recipes/article6113976.ece......for a Recipe for 'Warm salad of Jerusalem artichokes and pink grapefruit, with gorgonzola dressing' (from The Sunday Times)
Our House, Cottage and garden pics
Check this out ~ 30 seconds in steaming compost! This is how we want it! ; ) .
On raising Chickens:
Both of these videos show a different kind of frame than we have - this look like they are a modified warre hive frame - ours has no frame, just the top bar, but the process for preparing it would be similar.
Well hi there... just wanted to check in... will be very busy for a while and likely not posting too much as must be working and dealing with the minutiae of paying bills, chores and keeping the cat food coming...; ) You know how important that is.
I just got done doing some billing for my work and of a total of @ $3200 insurance billables... got a ck for $254. Well that was interesting. You just never know what those client deductibles will do to surprise you and them. Of course…Continue
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As I read the news about the unfolding disaster at Porter Ranch, the aging pipes that were not updated, the neglect and lack of appropriate secondary containment, the lack of a regulatory framework to enable regulators to intervene, and we revisit the…Continue
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