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Downtown Petaluma

Permaculture plant guilds combine three or more plants to mirror an ecosystem — producing food, building soil health, and providing food for pollinators. To learn more permaculture principles, check out out Tierra: Online course.

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from ouroneacrefarm.com

Permaculture Principles for Practical Gardeners and Farmers -

These 9 permaculture principles are based on the concept of mimicking Nature. Suggestions and examples are given, so you can implement them in your own garden or farm. Just the science; no politics.

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from Fix.com

Uprooting Garden Pests

Plants that Naturally Repel Pests #Backyard #Garden #Gardening

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from Family Food Garden

5 Gorgeous Vertical Gardening Beds

Trellis ideas for vertical gardening

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Take a minute to learn about a Hugelkultur--a German tradition of creating a raised plant bed using decaying wood and compostable materials. An amazing process with benefits that are endless...> http://emfl.us/BcNd

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from A Return To Simplicity

Preparing The Ground For A Permaculture Garden

New to permaculture? Here is a super easy and straightforward way of preparing the ground for a permaculture garden.

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from Homegrown & Healthy

How to keep a garden journal

Two years ago I made a huge gardening mistake: I didn't keep a garden journal. This simple mistake ended up costing me in the long run. Here's how you can keep a garden journal, making it the ultimate resource that will save you time and money year-after-year.

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Instead of using commercial fertilizers and plant food, why not use some scraps from your kitchen that would otherwise end up in the trash or compost bin to amend and improve your garden soil naturally? Inexpensive and easy, these are my favorite ways to get my garden ready for spring planting. Eggshells, banana peels, Epsom salts, coffee grounds. Find out more at http://www.fresheggsdaily.com/2016/06/7-ways-to-improve-your-garden-soil.html

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from Your House & Garden

15 Cheap & Easy DIY Greenhouse Projects

Awesome collection of projects as well as tutorials on how to make your very own DIY greenhouse

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