The Grow System
who else is doing this? I had to have a dog proof fence built around the vegie garden and may be at the last day (?) for seeding a transplanting. any thoughts?
has anyone got any recommendations on permaculture classes?
By doubling the quantity of seeds planted, it keeps out much of the weeds, but there are extra plants that need to eventually be removed to allow for proper growth. It seems a shame to discard these young plants since many are quite healthy. They can be eaten, but has anyone gotten success from transplanting these extra…
I discovered a bucket on my way to the public beach in Puerto Rico that led me to my mystery man. After finding the perfect bucket for my guerrilla garden, I noticed that someone had also planted trees nearby. It feels great to know that I'm not the only one growing food by the beach. Someone's got to feed the iguanas -…
There are plenty of helpful tools and gadgets that we all keep in our shed/garden but what’s the one you keep going too make life easier? Mines a long and short version of the same tool, a 3 pronged hook or cultivator. Great for scratching the top few inches to weed and prepare the ground for direct seeding. Weeding…
So how do you grow food when you have no yard? I found myself in this situation - my rental in Puerto Rico is way too shady to grow food and doesn't have a lot of space. But growing food is so important. So what to do? There are a TON of options if you are in this situation. In this video I show you two possibilities:…
I am a novice to permaculture and gardening in general. I hired a so called consultant to help me plan these hugelkultur beds but it has been a very long process and not sure if I am really doing things properly. Here's the scenario: I live in tropical Panama in the highlands -daily temperature is 70-75 degrees all day;…
i Listened to all the submissions on this site and they were all Phenomenal. Each one of the entries showed a ton of effort made not only to the gardens but putting those videos together as well. As far as I am concerned you are all winners. Again, congratulations and thank you for being an inspiration! Sue