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Permaculture for any space

March 31, 2017

To determine the best placement for plantings and structures, permaculture offers you a way to look at the garden in terms of zones, and there are sustainable options for gardens of every size.

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Choosing Your Flock

January 17, 2012

Choosing Your Flock Chickens are relatively easy on the land compared to other livestock, thus making them an ideal animal to keep for almost anyone. There are many factors to consider, though, when selecting chickens for your flock. The question of how many chickens to keep in your yard is a crucial one. With chickens, […]

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Book trailer: Free-Range Chicken Gardens

December 15, 2011

Free-Range Chicken Gardens: How to Create a Beautiful, Chicken-Friendly Yard by Jessi Bloom will be available in January 2012, and here’s a sneak peek of the book to hold you over until then! This video features the author in her own garden and the chickens that she raises as an important part of her landscape. […]

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