Veggie garden guilds. Interesting & helpful diagram, but I'd like to also incorporate the other flowers and herbs that partner well with veggies.

Veggie garden guilds. Interesting & helpful diagram, but I'd like to also incorporate the other flowers and herbs that partner well with veggies.

SF Chronicle has a rooftop garden, and better yet, they practice permaculture!

Garden guilds: Plants that grow in harmony

SF Chronicle has a rooftop garden, and better yet, they practice permaculture!

Recycling Greywater, Milkwood Permaculture -afristar permaculture posters. Water is going to be bigger than oil in terms of scarcity and price wars. We are going to have to learn how  to use every bit we have.

Recycling Greywater, Milkwood Permaculture -afristar permaculture posters. Water is going to be bigger than oil in terms of scarcity and price wars. We are going to have to learn how to use every bit we have.

This is a picture of The Eden Project in Cornwall England. This is a polyculture design of permaculture. Conventional farming uses monoculture planting.  This makes the plant more susceptible to pests and disease.

This is a picture of The Eden Project in Cornwall England. This is a polyculture design of permaculture. Conventional farming uses monoculture planting. This makes the plant more susceptible to pests and disease.

Lasagna Gardening Layers - no dig gardening! Just layer and plant - this creates it's own soil even where there is none.

Lasagna Gardening Layers - no dig gardening! Just layer and plant - this creates it's own soil even where there is none.

Superadobe root cellar nearing completion (see site for other cool permaculture projects)

Superadobe root cellar nearing completion (see site for other cool permaculture projects)

"Setting up an underground greenhouse means vegetables can be grown all year round, whatever the weather, creating resilience and a more constant income stream for market gardeners."

"Setting up an underground greenhouse means vegetables can be grown all year round, whatever the weather, creating resilience and a more constant income stream for market gardeners."

Hugelkultur is a composting method that relies on raised beds filled with rotting wood. Its purpose is to retain moisture, irrigate, and provide fertile soil for plant growth!

Hugelkultur is a composting method that relies on raised beds filled with rotting wood. Its purpose is to retain moisture, irrigate, and provide fertile soil for plant growth!

Mushroom growing huts. <--- this blog has all kinds of awesome nuggets of info.

Mushroom growing huts. <--- this blog has all kinds of awesome nuggets of info.

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