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Backyard aquaponics: DIY system to farm fish with vegetables

Backyard aquaponics: DIY system to farm fish with vegetables

De moestuin - zaaikalender - hoe en wanneer moet je zaaien in je moestuin Welke groenten, en wanneer kan je zaaien in de moestuin? Een moestuin hebben, is vandaag de dag heel normaal. Vroeger werd het altijd gezien als een hobby voor de ouderen. Maar steeds meer jongere mensen beginnen ook een moestuin. Je moet er rekening mee houden, dat je per 100m2 tuin die je hebt, ongeveer per week een uur tot anderhalf uur mee bezig bent. Wanneer moet je groenten zaaien? Het is logisch als je begint met een moestuin, dat je niet weet wanneer je wat moet zaaien en hoe je het moet zaaien. Zaaikalender voor de groententuin Nu staat hierboven een zaaikalender, die je misschien goed kan gebruiken. Ook is het belangrijk dat je het onkruid steeds verwijderd tussen je gezaaide plantjes, dit bevorderd de groei van je groenteplantjes.

Lasagna Garden - How to Make a Lasagna Garden Lasagna gardening is a no-dig, no-till organic gardening method that results in rich, fluffy soil with very little work from the gardener. The name "lasagna gardening" has nothing to do with what you'll be growing in this garden. It refers to the method of building the garden, which is, essentially, adding layers of organic materials that will “cook down” over time, resulting in rich, fluffy soil that will help your plants thrive. Also known as “sheet composting,” lasagna gardening is great for the environment, because you're using your yard and kitchen waste and essentially composting it in place to make a new garden. No Digging Required One of the best things about lasagna gardening is how easy it is. Ingredients For A Lasagna Garden Anything you'd put in a compost pile, you can put into a lasagna garden. Just as with an edible lasagna, there is some importance to the methods you use to build your lasagna garden. When To Make A Lasagna Garden Planting and Maintaining a Lasagna Garden

Automated Chicken Coop Door If you had any doubts that SiliconFarmer has an actual farm, this project should dispel them. We got six chickens last year. I built them a nice coop. It sits about 100 feet from the house, and has wheels so we can occasionally move it. Chickens like to be in the coop at night. This means someone has to go out early in the morning to open the coop, or they get noisy and start pecking each other. Anyway, this gets old after a while. The first problem was deciding what sort of motor and mechanism to use. He also suggested using an arm and pulley mechanism so the motor could be run in just one direction to both open and close the door. These motors have an integrated switch, which allows my controller to determine when the motor is positioned with the door completely closed. The completely open position isn’t as critical. First thing I did was figure out which leads ran the motor, and which was the feedback switch. One lead is common, two leads are power for slow and fast speeds.

TreeYo Permaculture Definition | A Permaculture Design Course Handbook One of the great things about Permaculture is that there is no set definition for Permaculture. This gives us the freedom to personalize Permaculture for our own journey within the realm of co-creating with the planet and our local communities. I encourage all my students to frame their own definition so they can begin to teach others about this philosophy and course of action. The definition is a bit wordy, I know, but it serves to try and shorten what I really believe is the reformation of culture. Through design work that patterns ecosystems, integration allows for more time in the shade-covered hammock because efficiency is created. These interconnections are made more efficient as we incorporate all life kingdoms into the cycles of life and death. By relying more heavily on perennial crops, like the starchy tuber Jerusalem Artichoke above, our overall agriculture becomes productive in a myriad of fashions that have a cascading affect. Just as a recap…. Like this: Like Loading...