Category Archives: Composting

The Dirt Doctor

I was listening to an episode on the survival podcast with Jack Spirko and he had nothing but good things to say about Howard Garrett aka “The Dirt Doctor”. So I checked out his site and you tube channel and … Continue reading

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Soil Amendments

This weeks Revenue Stream idea is all about Soil Amendments. I instantly knew this was going to be my next post after the last one on “Biochar”.  I think this is a natural progression if you are trying to practice … Continue reading

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Guerrilla Gardening

I had come across this term well doing more research on natural farming and thought it was a cool concept. It also got me to thinking about using this approach on areas of my property that I will not have … Continue reading

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When to Plant Seeds and Seedlings for Your Region

We started quite a few plants indoors this year, and as they grow we will need to get them outside as soon as possible to free up some space. This got me to thinking about what dates I need to pencil … Continue reading

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Brew Compost Tea

You will need to find a burlap sack or something equivalent. Put your cured compost into the burlap sack. Next find a old broom handle or stick and tie the burlap sack shut and attach it to the stick as … Continue reading

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Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture

I have been going through this book as part of my Permaculture Design course and think it is just awesome. It is a very easy read and everything is written in plan English and is very easy to understand. I … Continue reading

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Worm Farming

During the winter months I think I am just as busy as I am during any of the other seasons. Winter for me is planning what I am going to growing in the spring, the timing schedule for planting them … Continue reading

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