Lunchtime Learning

Vertical Gardening

Are you limited by space but still want to surround yourself with edible plants, or lush greenery and vibrant blooms? Look no further than vertical gardening! This innovative technique allows you to maximize your gardening potential by utilizing vertical spaces, whether it’s a small balcony, a courtyard, or even the walls of your home. In …

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Pollinators

Pollinators play a vital role in the permaculture garden, serving as essential contributors to plant reproduction and overall ecosystem health. These diverse and often tiny creatures, including bees, butterflies, beetles, birds, and bats, facilitate the transfer of pollen from the male reproductive organs to the female reproductive organs of flowering plants, enabling fertilization and the …

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Container Gardening

Container gardening offers a versatile and practical solution for bringing the joy of gardening to any space, regardless of its size or limitations. By harnessing the power of different pots and containers, you can create a vibrant and thriving garden filled with herbs, vegetables, fruits, and ornamentals. In this blog post, we will explore the …

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Seed Packets

Embark on a journey through the world of gardening as we explore the significance of seed catalogs, the wealth of information hidden within seed packets, the art of reading seed packets, the utility of gardening calendars, and the importance of proper seed storage. Discover how these invaluable resources can enhance your gardening experience and nurture …

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Water Conservation

Water is an essential resource that sustains all forms of life on our planet. As the global population continues to grow and the effects of climate change become increasingly evident, it is more important than ever to conserve water. Water conservation plays a vital role in ensuring the availability of this precious resource for future …

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Water Distribution

Permaculture Irrigation Systems strive to conserve as much water as possible by several irrigation techniques that maximize the efficiency of water distribution. Introduction Small-scale permaculture water distribution and irrigation systems are essential for sustainable gardening practices. These systems prioritize water efficiency, reduce reliance on external water sources, and promote self-sufficiency in water management.   They …

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Water Filtration

Water is an essential resource for life, and access to clean and safe drinking water is crucial for our well-being. However, the increasing pollution and contaminants in water sources have made it necessary to invest in effective water filtration systems.    In this article, we will explore the importance of water filtration and purification, guide …

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Water Storage

Water is a precious resource that we rely on for everything from cooking and cleaning to irrigation and drinking. Yet, as climate change and population growth put increasing pressure on our water supplies, it’s becoming more important than ever to find ways to conserve and protect this vital resource. One way to do this is …

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Introduction to Water

Introduction Managing Water Permaculture designs often attempt to manage some of the driest places on earth at one extreme, like as demonstrated in the Greening the Desert Project, to the wettest farms deep in the remaining tropical forests in the world.  In the later, an excess of water needs to managed with water diversion systems, …

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Bokashi Composting

Bokashi composting is a type of composting that uses a specialized mix of microorganisms to break down organic waste. The process involves placing food scraps and other organic matter in an airtight container with the microbe mix, which ferments the waste and accelerates the composting process. Introduction Composting is one of the most valuable systems …

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