Month: April 2017

April 15, 2017 ediblegardens No comments exist

Always Make Room For More Beauty In Your Life The term ‘square foot gardening’ was coined by Mel Bartholomew in 1981. So what is square foot gardening? It is the method of dividing a raised garden bed into small square sections that are one foot squared. The intention is to help you plan and estimate yields in a small but intensively farmed garden. At Edible Garden we use this method on our Micro Farm’s. Although many growers can find methods that…

April 1, 2017 Tristan Henri 42 comments

“Those that grow crops really grow soil” Fishes need the ocean like plants need soil. Building good soil will increase microbial activity which will then increase fertility. Ultimately this will increase the level of nutrients in your food. The more nutrients the more flavour you have. Green manure such as plants or organic animal manure is a great place to start, you need to feed the soil for what you are about to grow. Egg shells add calcium to the soil…