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All about Gardens, Farms, Turf, Yards (Permaculture Zones 1-5) (2,003)

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Dr. Elain Ingham's Soil Food Web Course

I was wondering if anyone here has first hand experience with Dr. Elain Ingham's soil food web course? I've been following her work for som…

Started by Tracy Stensberg

6 Jul 23, 2016
Reply by Andrew Greaves


Can anyone recommend someone to remove a bee hive from a tree trunk?

Started by Joanna Benton

3 Jul 9, 2016
Reply by Rod Reynolds


Has anyone successfully grown soursop (graviola) in Phoenix? Thanks, Suzy

Started by Suzy Sturm

1 Jul 7, 2016
Reply by Suzy Sturm

Growing Zones

Confused about what growing zone this is and how to compare to other places.  It is permaculture zone 5 but US Hardiness Zone of 9 or 10.  …

Started by Suzy Sturm

2 Jul 4, 2016
Reply by Suzy Sturm

Perennial Vegetables

What Perennial Vegetables do well in this zone?    What about Collard Trees, Perennial Chard (supposed a precursor to Swiss Chard and Beets…

Started by Suzy Sturm

3 Jul 4, 2016
Reply by Suzy Sturm

Ideas wanted--permaculture and investment properties.

Hi everyone, I'm excited to be joining the discussion here at VPA! I apologize in advance for the length of this post, but here goes: I'm a…

Started by Claire Thomas

1 Jun 24, 2016
Reply by FrozenJoe

June and July Planting Tips - into the 100s and Beyond!

Hi Folks, For anyone wondering what if anything you can plant now, try these, going into and through June: June PLANTING:CantaloupeCornCucu…

Started by Catherine, The Herb Lady

2 Jun 23, 2016
Reply by Catherine, The Herb Lady

Oasis Biocompatible soap Bulk Order

Hey all, I will be placing a bulk order of Oasis Biocompatible soap.  If you are interested in claiming yours go here and order...http://s…

Started by Greg Peterson

0 Jun 22, 2016

Elements that make a yard "pop" or make it "ghetto"?

What elements have you seen that really make a yard look great and what things have you seen people do that make the look trashy and that t…

Started by Grace Marie Newton

17 Jun 9, 2016
Reply by Becky Miller

Powell Gammill We Miss You...

This following was written by our dear friends at the Rare Fruit Growers: Our well-loved friend and longtime member, Powell "Eddie" Gammil…

Started by Liz & Dan

1 Jun 8, 2016
Reply by Catherine, The Herb Lady


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