Monthly Archives: September 2010

How To’s from the Farm – Lesson 1: Starting Seeds

Lesson 1: Starting Seeds Depending on the type of seeds you plan to plant in your garden, many can be given a jump-start (and an edge against weeds) by being started in soil blocks (rather than directly in the ground) … Continue reading

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permanent + agriculture = Permaculture

I’ve been living on Hollengold farm now for close to two months, though it honestly feels more like two weeks.  Time seems to move differently here though not as slowly as you’d think.  I haven’t yet taken the time to … Continue reading

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you can’t learn this from a book

You can’t learn to farm from a book. Well, at least not the vast majority of farming. Perhaps that is true of anything, I’m not sure. An Amazon search for farming will turn up over 31,400 books, but where does … Continue reading

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