if women are so great at everything
why cant they reverse a trailer :)
Women have come a long way , good on them
i think though its...
if the straw is too thick and interferes with culture
then a)feed it to goats
b) just rake it up
c) pyrolize it and throw char back on fields -...
dont bother with guards
it doesnt spread unless you try and remove it!
you can kill errant planst with glyphosate
a nice surgical removal...
so while wer in here about politics
why dont mollison and holmgren seem to get on?
even in bills early video when they meet at Davids pace...
Palms are great
so undertilisd in permaculture
hopefully not forever though
good studies of traditional agroforestry systems in ethe amazon...
no way! betel nut is essential in tropical permaculture design
Its a very effective vermifuge
taken without lime its barely regsiutering as...
First thing o remembembr is that as some greenhorn straight out of the deveoped world you probably know SFA about plants
really you are the...
contact Julie Firth
she will set you straight
unlearn some of those wet-land ideas...
in the greatest of internet traditions i say
good on you all you people practicing what you preach
dont worry about china
worry about yourself
china is already beating australia in all things environmnetal
- keeping pandas
yes in bali 6 degrees south? i sa w them at 800m above sea
in Timor L 'este my frinds saw up to 1800m
the genetics are mixed
i pay about $15/ GB via vodafone mobile net (pre-paid)
i wont acll it broadband, its slower than im old iprimus dialup
and more expensive...
in the tropics we farm vegetation not soil
the soils is awful in most cases
the trick is, a little bit, often
try and build up the biomass...
this is true
we REALLY need 1 ha per family, and then by world standard we could have self-sustaining home gardens
anything less is a...
welcome sun burn
It can be hard to impress the sheer abundance we get in the tropics on peeps from cooler climes
unfortunately with increasing...
Lets say i wanted to have multiple flocks
maybe a few ducks in the yard due to their amicable temperment and good dining manner
a few geese in...
wheat straw is given as 3.9% Nitrogen +/-
Soghum 6.4-11.2% Nitrogen
if you want to compost hay..
remember hay is the devil incarnate as far as weed seeds go!
no farmer will be selling you premium hay!...
most veggie gardens can do with 100g /m2 agricultural grade lime or dolomite per year anyway on most garden soils
(buy aglime its ground fine...
you dont have to compost these grounds
they are a seed meal and are best used as a direct fertiliser
also re the hay
if its not spoilt hay...
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