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How To Hugelkultur – No More Irrigation!

Knowing the overall guiding principles and design methodology of permaculture is very important, but it is helpful to see what cool methods and ideas that knowledgeable people have developed. Retaining water in wet times then using irrigation in dry times …

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5 Ways To Get Free Fruit & Nut Trees

Ok, so who doesn’t like free? I sure do, and free plants is even better! So in that spirit, I put together several different ways you can get free or cheap fruit and nut trees (and bushes). Note: This post …

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How To: Starting Seeds Like a Boss!

Seed starting Isn’t hard Can be done any time of year (indoors) Can give your annual veggies more of a chance to survive Is way cheaper to start seeds than buying started plants from the nursery. Permaculture purists may scoff …

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DIY cheap quick small greenhouse project

I’ve had some requests for a write-up of this project. This is much smaller, and even easier and cheaper than my DIY easy carport greenhouse project. It’s faster to build, and probably won’t take more than a couple of hours …

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How To Make Sunken Garden Beds

In the DIY greenhouse article I talked about using sunken garden beds. This article goes into a little more depth (ha, sunken depth!) on that idea. Note: This post may contain affiliate links that give us a small commission at …