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Lawns to Gardens

Lawns to Gardens

Lawn Island Farms, whose mission is to turn Suburban Lawns to Suburban Gardens, was founded by Jim and Rosette Adams..

Swale: Food Forest on a New York River

Swale: Food Forest on a New York River

An old barge, once used for hauling sand to construction sites, was given new life in 2016 when artist Mary..

Permaculture Through the Eyes of Autism

Permaculture Through the Eyes of Autism

The summer after my sophomore year of college, I had an internship with an organic permaculture farm. This wasn’t just..

The Sisterhood Tradition: Three Sisters Companion Planting

The Sisterhood Tradition: Three Sisters Companion Planting

A three sisters garden is a way to grow a nutritionally complete meal the way nature intended. It’s a classic..

How To Chop And Drop More Effectively

How To Chop And Drop More Effectively

The practice of chop and drop mulching has long been a core technique utilized by permaculturists around the world, but..