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planting and planning

The first seeds have been planted inside – tomatoes, peppers, courgettes, squash and cauliflowers – and so I need to start preparing beds for them on the land. The first step is to decide where they should go, and I’m … Continue reading

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where to start?

Where do you start, when there’s everything to do? I’ll start with some pictures… This is the homestead site – about half an acre of relatively clear space. From the little I’ve read about permaculture so far, what I should … Continue reading

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winter “homestead”

I had pictures, but I accidentally deleted them. Damn. So I’ll have to give you a picture in words. I drove up to the land yesterday afternoon, my tiny car packed with stuff – spade, fork, picnic, tent (just in … Continue reading

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