Comfrey has long been touted as a miracle plant for its soil-boosting properties by permaculture enthusiasts. Does it really heal damaged soil?
A permaculture swale is a technique for capturing and storing water in a garden. Learn how to build a swale in the residential landscape.
A permaculture swale is a technique that captures water for irrigation and slowing runoff. Learn what a swale is and why you might need one in your yard.
Currant bushes are a great addition to the edible landscape. Here’s how I grow them in my landscape and use the currants in the kitchen.
Catching water in the landscape is in many cases more efficient than using rain barrels. Here’s how one suburban homestead used water from their roof to create a front yard garden.
The Permaculture Yard Class was a guided tour of our micro-farm. Participants learned how permaculture design improved efficiency and yield in our garden.
Pests can sometimes be a problem with fruit trees. Here’s how I planted a permaculture cherry tree guild to reduce pests through ecosystem development.
Strawberries are a favorite in the garden. Here’s how to grow your best strawberries using herbs like chives to fertilize and deter pests.