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Growing Plants & Fish: Backyard Aquaponics Basics

I’ve always liked keeping aquarium fish, even as a kid. I strongly preferred using live plants instead of plastic ones, and arranging the tank elements so that it looks more natural. Fishing was an activity we usually did while camping, …

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Drylands Permaculture Techniques – Part 2

This post is continued from Part 1.   Now we continue with more techniques to cope with the dry desert heat (and cold). Note: This post may contain affiliate links that give us a small commission at no cost to …

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How To Do Small Acreage Permaculture Design

I received a request from a reader to talk about how to implement permaculture on small acreage, something less than 5 acres. So I’m going to go over some strategies and suggestions about permaculture design on a smallholding. And really, …