What Is Modern Homesteading and How To Get Started

Table Of ContentsshowAt What Point Does A Home Become A Modern Homestead? Defining Our LimitationsResources and LimitationsTimeKnowledge Skills Making Your Home A HomesteadAdding The GardenBringing In LivestockFood PreservationCooking SkillsAdding Other…

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Learn Grafting To Affordably Expand Your Permaculture Orchard

Table Of ContentsshowWhat Is Grafting?Grafting Is Done For Several ReasonsBest Time To GraftHow To GraftWhip Graft Root Veneer Graft Cleft Graft Side Graft Protective Coatings For The GraftWhat Root Stock…

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What Are Bare Root Plants and How To Plant Them

A bare-root plant is usually a perennial plant that has been removed from the ground in dormancy and the soil is removed from the roots. Bushes and trees are commonly…

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9 Great Reasons To Raise Quail On Your Permaculture Homestead

Table Of Contentsshow1. Small Footprint2. High Quality Meat3. Very Easy To Process4. Delicious and Nutritious Eggs5. Useful Manure6. Quick Turn Around7. Tolerate Heat and Cold Very Well8. Inexpensive To Raise9.…

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7 Uses For Hairy Vetch On The Permaculture Homestead

Table Of ContentsshowWhat Is Hairy Vetch?1. Nitrogen Fixer2. Livestock Feed3. Pollinator Attractor4. Weed Suppressor5. Erosion Preventer6. Biomass 7. Shades SoilHairy Vetch Growing ConditionsWhere To Get Hairy Vetch SeedHow To Plant…

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What Is Aquaculture In Permaculture Application?

Aquaculture is the production of aquatic organisms such as fish, crustaceans, mollusks, aquatic plants, and algae for food and other purposes. When implemented into a permaculture system a controlled aquaculture…

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What Is An Annual Plant?

If a plant germinates, grows to maturity, produces seed, and then dies in a single growing season it is an annual plant. Annuals can be summer and winter types. Summer…

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What Is Aeration Of Garden Soil?

Aeration is the process of loosening compacted soil to better allow oxygen, water, and nutrients to get to the roots of plants. This can be done by perforating the soil…

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What Is Biomass In Permaculture Application?

Table Of ContentsshowWhen the term is used in permaculture applications it has an extended meaning.Common Uses For Biomass In PermacultureMulchCompost MaterialAnimal FeedOrganic FertilizerHeatElectricityCommon Biomass Producers In PermacultureTreesCommon WeedsCover CropsDynamic Accumulators…

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Who Is Bill Mollison?

Known as "The Father of Permaculture" Born: May 4, 1928 - Died: September 24 2016 Bill Mollison was an Australian researcher, author, scientist, teacher and biologist. He founded The Permaculture…

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