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A study in passive agriculture creation
The Syntax of Chaos… [Print]
The Syntax of Chaos… [Digital]
The real problems of gardening
The New Tools of Gardening
Part I: The Primacy of Perennials
Simon Organics Evergreens / Winter Interests
Map of Mortal Tree
nitrogen fixers for food forests
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Not so very long ago, where the ground kept drying up and cracking from the barren exposure to sun and wind, there are lush trees dripping with peaches!
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It pays to educate yourself about unusual crops because mache is a delicious, hardy ground cover which, even outdoors in my usda zone 5 food forest understory, is green, and ready for harvest, now!
According to the National Resource Conservation Service (@usda) 27,000 gallons of water per acre can be stored per every 1% increase in organic matter.
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