What Is Allelopathy?

When a plant produces one or more biochemicals that influence the germination, growth, survival, and reproduction of other plants. A common Allelopathic plant in North America is Black Walnut. Allelopathy…

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What Is A Dynamic Accumulator?

Based on theory or anecdotal evidence, not science, the idea is that certain plants that accumulate high concentrations of minerals in their tissue release those nutrients back into the soil…

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7 Ways For Kids To Make Money On A Permaculture Homestead

Table Of Contentsshow1. Selling Eggs2. Selling Rabbits3. Raise and Sell Worms4. Vegetable Stand5. Neighborhood CSA Delivery6. Sell Plants7. Selling Manure Ok, so these 7 things are ways for anyone to…

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How To Use Cover Crops In Your Permaculture Garden

Table Of ContentsshowWhat Is A Cover Crop?Two Types Of Cover CropsLegumesNon-LegumesDrillersWhere To Get Cover Crop SeedsHow To Plant Cover CropsWhen To Plant Cover CropsWhen and How To Cut Down Cover…

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How To Build A Garden Planter Box With A Trellis

Table Of ContentsshowWhat Lumber Can You UsePutting Together The FrameBuilding The Planter BoxGetting The Beds Ready To Plant If you’re limited on gardening space or maybe want to block out…

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How To Build A Wine Cap Mushroom Raised Bed

Table Of ContentsshowMake Use Of A Shady Spot What Are Wine Cap Mushrooms?Where Do You Get Wine Cap Mushroom Spawn?Where Can You Grow Wine Cap Mushrooms?Building The Raised BedPreparing The…

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15 Best Permaculture Homesteading Documentaries

Table Of Contentsshow1. The Biggest Little Farm2. The Permaculture Orchard3. Permaculture Chickens4. Great American Farm Tour5. Living the Change: Inspiring Stories for a Sustainable Future6. A Simpler Way: Crisis as…

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Cheap and Simple Chop & Flip IBC Aquaponics System

Table Of ContentsshowMuch Easier To Build Than I ThoughtLess Expensive To Build Than I ThoughtMaterials I UsedHow I Built ItCovering Tanks With Pallet WoodInstalling The Bell SyphonEnjoying The Benefits Of…

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How To Build A Cheap and Sturdy Cattle Panel Greenhouse

Table Of ContentsshowBuilding The GreenhouseUsing The GreenhouseHow Sturdy Is The Greenhouse? Building a greenhouse or if you prefer a "hoophouse"  using common supplies like pallets and cattle panels can be…

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How To Get Free Mulch For The Permaculture Garden

Mulch can be one of the greatest assets available for your garden. Here are a few possible resources for free mulch for your homestead.

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