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The small-scale Hugelkultur Bed Construction

The small-scale Hugelkultur Bed Construction | Think Like a Permaculturist | Scoop.it
  Composting allows us to recycle plant materials so they can be re-used in the garden, but the materials need to be broken up into small pieces for the composting process to work efficiently. Traditional composting works fine for for soft green plant matter, twigs and small branches, but what do we do with thick…
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Hugelkultured Swale with Linear Food Forest

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The idea of planting linear-food forests all along the downhill side of a hugelkultured swale explained in an educational video.

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hugelkultur - the ultimate raised garden beds

http://richsoil.com/hugelkultur/ http://permies.com Hugelkultur is raised garden beds that reduce or eliminate the need for irrigation and fertilizer. This v...
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Hugelkultur: Composting Whole Trees With Ease Permaculture Research Institute

Hugelkultur: Composting Whole Trees With Ease Permaculture Research Institute | Think Like a Permaculturist | Scoop.it

Hugelkultur is a composting method that uses large pieces of rotting wood as the centerpiece for long term humus building decomposition. The decomposition process takes place below the ground, while at the same time allowing you to cultivate the raised, or sunken, hugelkultur bed. This allows the plants to take advantage of nutrients released during decomposition. Hugelkultur, in its infinite variations, has been developed and practiced by key permaculture proponents such as Sepp Holzer and Masanobu Fukuoka for decades.

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