Ric Kenyon
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These raised gardening beds -- mini hills -- require no irrigation or fertilizer thanks to the moisture-rich dead logs and materials buried within them. Form of permaculture. Best with alders, apple, cottonwood, poplar, willow -- the more rotten, the better.

These raised gardening beds -- mini hills -- require no irrigation or fertilizer thanks to the moisture-rich dead logs and materials buried within them. Form of permaculture. Best with alders, apple, cottonwood, poplar, willow -- the more rotten, the better.

A nice how-to on building your own wattle/hurdle fencing from branches.

A nice how-to on building your own wattle/hurdle fencing from branches.

"How to Build a GeoDome Greenhouse: When it comes to gardening in colder climates, a greenhouse is almost a must have. It extends the growing season  gives the plants a lot more heat.[.. Plus a] greenhouse can also be a great place to hang out on those cool spring days  summer nights.[..] Since there is no foundation  this structure can be portable or temporary, we did not need any permits  would be able to take it with us if we would move."

"How to Build a GeoDome Greenhouse: When it comes to gardening in colder climates, a greenhouse is almost a must have. It extends the growing season gives the plants a lot more heat.[.. Plus a] greenhouse can also be a great place to hang out on those cool spring days summer nights.[..] Since there is no foundation this structure can be portable or temporary, we did not need any permits would be able to take it with us if we would move."

Companion plant rue with garlic and catnip for pest control in your vegetable patch or rose border.

Companion plant rue with garlic and catnip for pest control in your vegetable patch or rose border.

Pyramid of strawberries - could help keep the slugs off, wondering about sticking one on a lazy susan so you could turn it round each day to make sure they all ripen nicely...

Pyramid of strawberries - could help keep the slugs off, wondering about sticking one on a lazy susan so you could turn it round each day to make sure they all ripen nicely...

This option would be cheaper on the blank side of the garge compared with the bigger one I posted.......could just set all my pots on it.

This option would be cheaper on the blank side of the garge compared with the bigger one I posted.......could just set all my pots on it.