Monthly Archives: July 2012

Polyculture

On one of my previous blogs I touch upon what to plant for your chickens’ foraging needs, which is really about polyculture.  Polycultures are self-organizing, multi-organism plant communities.  All plant eating animals, like chickens and people, are designed to eat … Continue reading

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Tired of tilling? Try seed balls

Ever thought of lobbing seeds into your field?  No tilling, just a good arm?  Seed balls – a combination of seeds, compost and clay – are used in no-tilling cultivation as a way to get seeds established in a given … Continue reading

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