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Heralds of Spring Pt.2

Oh how I love spring. The temperature is warming, birds chirping, and flowers blooming. Some of the earlier blooms to grace the world are from fruit trees. 179 more words


Organic Fertilizer and Pest Control for Your Fruit Trees

Spring is in the air and soon the warmth of summer will be here, which means you’re dying to get into your organic garden. If you have fruit trees on your property, now is a good time to think about prepping them for the upcoming season. 512 more words

Organic Gardening

Permablitz in Action with a Site Tour in Hawaii

Here is a nice little video on Permaculture as well as a Permablitz in action, being put into practice in Hawaii, at the  1:40min mark of the video where they are re-designing a back garden into a permaculture garden, I could not help but realise that one day perhaps, every garden in that little town / area would convert into the same or similar idea, ending with the entire town becoming one large permaculture site which merely has some houses and roads in-between the various food forests and vegetable gardens! 226 more words

Awareness & Information

Two Trees To Go

The springtime chore of getting all the fruit trees pruned have narrowed down to two final trees.

The old grafted trees were the hardest, they are nearing 100 years old and the grafts are not as strong as they once were. 145 more words

In The Garden

A Little Bit of Garden Clean Up

We were lucky to have a mild weekend here in the midwest. My husband set about pruning our fruit trees.  We have about thirty different trees – apples, cherries, plum, pear, and a couple new peach trees, as well. 381 more words


Backyard triumphs

My baby trees in the backyard (planted last year) are flowering! This is such an exciting event in our household especially since I just gave up on tending to my succulents. 136 more words