Tag Archives: Permaculture

Chickens Are the Answer for This Garden Bed

Chickens Are the Answer for This Garden Bed

After clearing out the old plants from the summer garden there is still plenty of green in the raised bed. We put a chicken tractor on the raised bed and add three chickens to till and fertilize the bed. Get Polyface Micro Bonuses here: https://bit.ly/PolyfaceMicroSample Today’s vlog edited by https://bit.ly/GrassFedHomestead FREE Courses: ___________________________ CHICKENS: http://bit.ly/2CoBLDr… Continue Reading

Here’s How I’m Getting Chickens to Do The Gardening

Here’s How I’m Getting Chickens to Do The Gardening

As fall sets in, it is time to clean up the dying gardens on the homestead. I don’t compost the dead plants…I have the chickens do the work for me! We also make pork chops for dinner from our home-grown pig. Get Polyface Micro Bonuses here: https://bit.ly/PolyfaceMicroSample Today’s vlog edited by https://bit.ly/GrassFedHomestead FREE Courses: ___________________________… Continue Reading

Garden Full of Weeds! Sheep to the Rescue

Garden Full of Weeds! Sheep to the Rescue

Our crop garden really fell through the cracks this year because of my health problems. We move the ram and whether sheep into the garden area to get their help cleaning it up and fertilizing. Get Polyface Micro Bonuses here: https://bit.ly/PolyfaceMicroSample Today’s vlog edited by https://bit.ly/GrassFedHomestead FREE Courses: ___________________________ CHICKENS: http://bit.ly/2CoBLDr Homestead Design: http://bit.ly/FreePermaculture PIGS:… Continue Reading

The One And Only Reason I’d Ever Own Goats

The One And Only Reason I’d Ever Own Goats

Goats in my opinion really only have one admirable trait other than milk and cheese production. They have an ability to EAT ANYTHING! ZEAL – Sign up under SMART SUBSCRIBE and save $10 off your order. Every purchase helps the homestead! Zeal Canister TIMES TALES: Our favorite program for young kids learning their times tables.… Continue Reading

How to Build Great Soil – A Soil Science Masterclass with Dr. Elaine Ingham (Part 3 of 4)

How to Build Great Soil – A Soil Science Masterclass with Dr. Elaine Ingham (Part 3 of 4)

Dr. Elaine Ingham presents her soil science for beginners masterclass. She covers what the soil food web is, how plants benefit from a healthy soil food web, and how you can change the food web in the soil for your benefit. ✔️ Follow Diego on IG https://instagram.com/diegofooter Growing in Vista, CA (Zone 10a) – Elevation… Continue Reading