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Latest Thoughts from the Farm

No till vege gardens

In August 2017, Phil & I taught a food gardens module of our permaculture design course. As a practical exercise, participants planted up two beds at the Ashhurst Community Library Garden. This post provides a bit of follow-up on those gardens, largely for the benefit of participating students who may not have all returned to Ashhurst to see how well their gardens fared.


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Appropriate scything

Wisdom from Thich Nhat Hanh


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Garden redesign

Eleven years after moving into our Ashhurst home, we finally decided to redesign the beautiful gardens to the north of our home.


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