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Composting Chickens

Real Chicken Coop Design How to produce amazing compost right inside your chicken house while letting the chickens do all the work. This chicken hous
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500 showers heated from one small compost pile: a how to tutorial

500 showers heated from one small compost pile: a how to tutorial | Think Like a Permaculturist | Scoop.it
Paul Wheaton from Permies.com takes a visit to Brian Kerkvliet's Inspiration Farm in Bellingham, Washington. There he finds Brian's little compost pile that provided 500 hot showers in the warmer mont...
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Turning compost into lifelines | People and technology | Practical Action

Turning compost into lifelines | People and technology | Practical Action | Think Like a Permaculturist | Scoop.it
Thousands and thousands of holes, each no more than a metre across, dug into the sand bars, then filled with compost. Into these, farmers are able to plant between four and six gourd seeds per hole – from which can grow up to 10 gourds that the families can eat, store, even sell to make money they can put towards medicine, clothes, livestock or schooling for their children
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Composting 365: How to Keep Your Compost Pile Working Year-Round

Composting 365: How to Keep Your Compost Pile Working Year-Round | Think Like a Permaculturist | Scoop.it
After leaves fall from trees, they gradually turn into a soft black substance sometimes referred to as ‘humus.’ This process doesn’t require any help from us. Everything that was once living naturally decomposes and returns to the earth.
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