The Chop and Drop method is a time and energy saving way compost plant materials without much effort!
Last week was mostly about tidying up the place. there were some Blackbird adventures and Jelina taught some weaving.
Some of our best garden helpers work unseen. Fungi are at the interface of the organic and inorganic and do so much for our gardens, even those varieties that you can’t eat
A busy week…we finished the new aquaponics system, talked about Vanilla Orchids, and rewired some of our DIY solar
Azolla is an amazing plant. It only needs a little water, it’s a nutritious fodder plant for the chickens. We use it as a mulch for the big plant pots
We grow hardy and fragrant members of the Mint family throughout our garden so that they can keep away pests.
Last week we finished upgrading the shadecloth before the heat hits. It was a big job done over the whole week. The garden got its last deep soaking for the year as we get ready for a hot one
This week was about plumbing and outdoor power points. We appeared in Grass Roots for the 4th time and started learning Linux and Java