memorable quote of the day, "we're aren't food farmers, we're soil farmers ... it's about getting the soil healthy ... we are here to tend that."
a picture is worth a thousand words .....
|... the beginnings of a food forest|
|an old trailer converted to a mobile chicken coop. solar|
power is used for the netted fencing so that these
birds can be moved around the property and do
their bit to help with soil fertility.
|the kitchen garden. i was in love .... instantly!|
|here Geoff is expounding on the value|
of bamboo .... did you know it is
a grass/weed inhibitor?
|"the man" sharing about the rabbits over ducks and|
the chicken enclosure
|more discussion on swales, water management|
and this amazing creation
|tomato's as a ground cover and weed inhibitor|
an accident brought on by chicken tractoring
and throwing them tomato scraps ... fabulous!
|i never tire of the amazing world of bamboo!|
|the kids running and playing through the|
|jj showing off the size of the rabbit tractor. these|
little guys do an amazing job of fertilizing
and mowing! they also love to eat the weeds
that are some of the most noxious and hard
to get rid of!
|deep in it .... a swale that is! retaining|
water and feeding the soil.
|the view at Zaytuna .... glorious!|
permaculture is ...