Tag: Soil

September 1, 2017 Edible Gardens 1 comment

Compost! What’s all the fuss and why even bother composting? It may surprise you but the average person throws away their own body weight in waste every 7 weeks and this number is increasing. Every year we on average we throw away 3% more than the previous year which is an alarming trend. Thankfully composting can help you reduce your carbon foot print and at the same time turn your spoil into soil. If we want compost fast we need…

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…