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Creating a Food Forest

The Permaculture Research Institute of Australia has just released another DVD, Establishing a Food Forest. In this video Geoff Lawton, managing director of The Permaculture Research Institute, presents Food Forest systems from beginning stage through their maturity.


Geoff takes you through the growth of a forest over the course of nine years and demonstrates some of the essential principles to keep your forest productive.

Elements covered in the DVD include:
• Forest fundamentals
• Legumes
• Chop and Drop
• Pests
• Fungi
• Using Chickens
• Weeds
• Nursery
• Kitchen Gardens
• Swales
• Hardwood
• Mature systems and much more

 

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