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Making Magical Forests!

For the Mother’s day weekend in May, I headed off to the Platbos Forest near Gaansbaai for a weekend of working with children, planting trees, camping and communing with nature during the annual Greenpop Family Fest. 1,618 more words

Fort Building

Trees for the Future

Time to weed the tree nursery! Nurseries, like this one in Nicaragua, are designed to nurture tree seedlings before they’re transplanted to the final home in a forest garden. 43 more words

Tree Planting Projects

A more sustainable approach in North Korea - 2

Song Jung – reporting for the FT from Seoul, quoting Pyongyang’s official Korean Central News Agency, notes that more than 30% of rice paddies across the country were “parching up” as the worst drought in 100 years is causing great damage. 495 more words

Food Security

Plant Trees And Shrubs In The Fall

By Phran Novelli

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – My parents planted a row of trees in early May and were about to plant some more later in the month, but since this spring was so dry, I suggested they wait until autumn. 165 more words

Heard On

Trees for the Future

Tree-planting in the area of Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua. Farming has always been hard work, and agroforestry is no exception. But the rewards are worth it — forest gardens mean better soil, sustainable food and cash crops, better nutrition and a higher income. 14 more words

Tree Planting Projects

Survival and Parenting

They may be hard to see, but there are nine tiny little trees planted in this picture.  We had two trees die in our front yard and am hoping their replacement will thrive.   350 more words


Marco Bitran: Urban Tree Planting & Investment Guide

By Richard Kitsmiller

Planting trees on your property will ad value and equity to your home. Planting a new tree can be simple or complicated. It can involve landscapers designers heavy equipment and expense or you can buy a tree on sale for a few bucks, bring it home plant it in the lawn and walk away. 1,574 more words

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