Tag Archives: Florida Permaculture

Garden Amendments: When Manure Is Not Manure

Composted Manure and Yes, I am A Hand Model

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manure 3 Weeks Old

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you go on Craig’s List you can find lots of listings for free manure. You go there with your truck and your fork or shovel and you load up the manure you want from the […]

The Compost Gardener: I Am The Gardener You Hire To Tell You What To Do

“What does The Compost Gardener do?” I was recently asked on my newest Google internet listing. The closest two choices I had were Gardener, and Landscaper. Both are accurate, and neither are spot on. A friend asked me the same question and I had to consider what I do for people in their gardens that […]

Education: A New Presentation

This will be a busy weekend. As you know I am giving my well practiced Composting 101 talk at the Make Share Do Summit at Ground Floor Farm Saturday.

On Monday evening there is a free event also at Ground Floor Farm called Green Circles. It is from 6pm to 7:30pm, and I understand Alison from the […]

Education: Two Class Offerings, November 2015

It is November, and the heat and humidity, after a brief hiatus, are back upon us and we who have been here all summer and who endure these subtropical summers outdoors, do so knowing that by the time November comes we will have our windows open and cool dry breezes will waft through the house to […]

Education: Planting Seeds Workshop

Layer Mound Workshop Gothic

In September we the hardy souls depicted in this Layer Mound Gothic worked together to create this Keyhole Layer Mound Garden at Mark Stanley’s back yard. This Saturday, October 17, 2015, our next offering at the Mark Stanley Permaculture Homestead Garden is the Planting Seeds Workshop.

People who attend […]

Education: Planning The Summer Garden

A South Florida Summer Garden

On Saturday the 13th of June (2015), Lucie and I will be presenting our last class in the Year In The Permaculture Garden series. Planning The Summer Garden is key for Florida gardeners as this is our opportunity to go fallow in the garden, grow summer annual […]