The word 'permaculture' comes originally from 'permanent agriculture' and 'permanent culture' - it is about living lightly on the planet, and making sure that we can sustain human activities for many generations to come, in harmony with nature.
Managed to get more work done on the compost bins this weekend. It's getting important to get as much done as possible now. Come October we
This week we're building lids for the compost bins to keep the weather off the compost - but ironically inclement weather stopped us from co
Spent a very pleasant Sunday afternoon working on the composting bins. It's nice to be able to make at least some progress on them each week
Now the raised beds are finished ... or at least ready for soil ... and we've tidied up the bottom of the garden, it's time to think about t
We want to use raised beds in our new garden. I wouldn't go into the advantages here - if your curious you can Google it. We are looking to
Like a lot of people we have a rather neglected rear garden. About a decade ago it looked like this - Then we got horses and dogs and o
What is it really like to switch from supermarket veg to home delivered, organic veg - we tried it a few months ago, and this is the result.