Episode-47- Food Not Lawns – A Call To Action

Show notes Subscribe Music - Blue Devil Plain Videos Food Not Lawns - Book FoodNotLawns.net Heather C. Flores Gardening - We are taking Action for life and  permaculture in northern Virginia. Turning the home into a homestead and business. Wikipedia: Topsoil Better Soil USDA: Soil Erosion 12 Principles of Permaculture American lawns use 270 billion gallons of water per week! What I learned from...

Episode-45- Recycle Waste To Make Compost and Grow More Food

My appeal to growing food was enhanced by the idea of valuing all resources and not letting anything go to waste unnecessarily. This is what defines Permaculture Principle #6. Permaculture consists of 12 principles defined by Sepp Holzer, Bill Mollison and David Holmgren as an approach to designing human settlements and perennial agricultural systems that mimic the relationships found in natural...

Episode-32- Plan Landscape Gardens And Order Best Plants And Seeds

Plans For Landscape Gardens And Order Best Plants And Seeds. Learn how I plan for the best growing fruits and vegetables and the suppliers who make it possible. In the bleak cold winter stopping to imagine what I want to see in the spring summer and fall. In the Podcast Making garden plans and ordering seeds and plants. Deciding what I want to plant Making plans Measuring total square footage...

Episode-27- Grow The Best Tasting Blackberries

Learn how to grow the best tasting blackberries in your own backyard. A one-time investment of cash and labor that will reward you many times over. I started with bare root plants from Nourse Farms. Show Notes Subscribe To Do List Home Videos Gardening Planting Times Song of the Day - Bob Dylan and The Band - Forever Young (Concert Version)   - Video from The Last Waltz    

Sepp Holzer’s Educating Permaculture Video Teaches Important Rules

Permaculture is best explained by understanding and practicing certain rules. Watch Sepp Holzer's Educating Permaculture Video. It teaches the 2 most important rules of Permaculture. Listen, observe and interact. Cooperate with nature don't confront it. Subscribe To Do List Home Videos Gardening Planting Times

Episode-22- Grow Your Own Food to Become Healthy and Wise

      The big hugulkultur bed.                               Reaping rewards from the green room. 12-26-11 Song of the Day - Good Feeling Show notes Subscribe To Do List Home Music - Blue Devil Plain Videos Gardening - We are taking Action for life and permaculture in northern Virginia. Turning the home into a homestead and business. Planting Times ON MY TO DO LIST TODAY IS:...

Episode-17- Make Hugel Bed For Sustainable Gardening

As I begin this story first let me say I am in such pain and probably more so tomorrow. But I have such a good impression of what I did today to begin some hugelkultur in my backyard that I don’t care about the pain. The reason this is on my to do list is because this is a more than a one day job. This is hugelkultur and it’s no joke. Hugelkultur is hard labor and not for the unimaginative....