Tag: hugelkulture

Slow Farming for Everyone

Not much going on around the farm right now. We have been building a number of raised beds for a small garden near the farmhouse for some fresh veggies for the family. The aquaponics system is at another location right now and it will provide the greens and herbs for the farmers market. Until we [Continue]

Building A Hugelkulture

With any land purchase there will be large amounts of land clearing needed for a home site, driveway, and for a garden.  The Austrians developed a self-fertilized garden method that requires minimum irrigation called a Hugelkulture.  This structure is used in permaculture and will be used extensively in our gardens for soil-building and to use [Continue]