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Episode-253- Food Forest Fun Food Findings

Published on August 18, 2014 By Tony Teolis

I have how the food forest started to get full all good things in June and this last part shows some of the reaping of all the sowing. Sure it takes a while to get something from my land but being able to plan for it and actually see it is all part of wanting […]


Published on August 17, 2014 By Tony Teolis

It is now past the middle of August and summer has played out beautifully and better than planned. I began August at the Vibes and just got back from the Peach. Lockn not far away and this is possible because of good planning around the idea of meeting people and making new friends where the […]

Episode-252- Food Forest Part 4 of 4

Published on August 11, 2014 By Tony Teolis

The fourth and final video of the series shows what is growing in the front yard. The guild around the magnolia tree is new this year and contains some perennial plants such as comfrey and hairy vetch that is sure to come back next year with its multitudes of striking purple flowers. I chuckle as […]

Episode-250- Food Forest In Full Swing Part 3/4

Published on July 20, 2014 By Tony Teolis

This third installment of the Food Forest in my bakyard show how the backyard extends to all around the house. Beginning on the south side I show the raspberries which produced about 18 pounds of fruit this season! Going to make wine now that the jam is stored. Of course the raspberries depicted in this […]

Episode-249- Food Forest And Permaculture Showcase Part 2/4

Published on July 11, 2014 By Tony Teolis

Here is part 2 of the food forest videos. This video shows how the swales that I built in the backyard have matured to the point where they now support hundreds of plants. That is no exageration and the goal is to have them eventually fill out with the fruti producing bsushes such as Juneberry, […]

Episode-248- Food Forest And Permaculture Showcase Part 1/4

Published on July 10, 2014 By Tony Teolis

I finally get a chance to share with you a view of the food forest I have envisioned growing. The backyard is a web of interconnected systems. It is not a forest yet as full production will take several more years. There are apple and peach tress that have to come online yet and the goji, […]

Episode-246- Plant Comfrey And Parsley Part 2

Published on July 4, 2014 By Tony Teolis

This is part 2 of the parsley and comfrey planting this year. The last video showed what the comfrey looked like out of the fridge where it was stored for a month. The gardens look bare and that’s because they are. Soon though things will be growing in all the mounds and swales. They will […]

Episode-245- Plant Comfrey And Parsley In The Backyard

Published on June 22, 2014 By Tony Teolis

This how the gardens get started this year. I begin with comfrey from Nantahala Farm & Garden in North Carolina  and the parsley were the first plants started from seed in February. The seeds came from SouthernExposre In Mineral, VA. I have had a great experience buying from them over the years. Today’s video shows how they […]

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