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First step towards an edible forest garden

As blogged about previously, our long-term goal for our South Coast property is to create an “edible forest garden“, following the books by Dave Jacke… 462 more words


Giving breathing room for two of our fruit trees

It always amazes me to see trees planted by themselves in a sea of grass.

Not only does the grass compete fearsomely with the trees, but the grass encourages a… 217 more words

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Weedy resources from the Department of Agriculture

Whether you’re in the city or the country, you have to wage a constant war on weeds. Many are hard to kill, some are poisonous. 164 more words

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Creating an edible forest garden: the start of a 20 year journey

The big plan for our rural property┬áis to create something called an “edible forest garden”, as described┬áin the book by the same name by Dave Jacke and Eric Toensmeier. 339 more words

A permaculture citrus guild (in Australia)

At Lewisham House, we love growing citrus. But it’s a hungry crop, and high maintenance.

Now one of the core concepts in permaculture is that of a “guild”. 403 more words

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Eagles defense will face harshest test against Ezekiel Elliott

The Philadelphia Eagles defense has yet to face a running back quite like Ezekiel Elliott of the Dallas Cowboys. The rookie back leads the NFL with 703 rushing yards. 229 more words

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Eagles linebackers have to bounce back against the run vs. Vikings

The Eagles defense struggled on Sunday against the Washington Redskins. Philadelphia’s defense allowed an astounding 230 yards rushing. The Minnesota Vikings are the only team in the NFL to average under 3.0 yards per carry, so the Eagles need to take advantage of that weakness in their upcoming game. 247 more words

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