Backyard Food Forest, Beyond Organic Gardening

The Backyard Food Forest is still producing a lot of beyond organic produce. Gardening with organic methods will help guide you to big healthy harvests. Starting a garden with chickens can be practical and beneficial. Using Permaculture techniques we can utilize the chickens inherent characteristics and use those to our advantage. Let’s work with nature… Continue reading Backyard Food Forest, Beyond Organic Gardening

.1 acre garden – huge production!

– Our Permaculture Nursery – A simple and direct way to ‘tip’ to help support the time and energy we put into making our videos. Thanks so much! We take a walking tour through our 3 year old permaculture home garden and see how much food can be grown in what was only .1 acres… Continue reading .1 acre garden – huge production!

Using a PVC Drip Irrigation System in your Backyard Garden

Using a PVC Drip Irrigation System in your Backyard Garden This weeks 5 Minute Friday video takes you on a tour of our PVC Drip Irrigation system that we use to water our garden. PVC Drip Systems are great for watering just about any sized garden! PVC Drip System Video Course: Here’s a link for… Continue reading Using a PVC Drip Irrigation System in your Backyard Garden

Backyard Gardening & Sustainable Agriculture

A description of backyard gardening practices and sustainable agriculture used here at D Acres www.DAcres.org D Acres is a non-profit Permaculture Farm & Educational Homestead located in Dorchester, NH. D Acres researches, applies and teaches skills of sustainable living and small-scale organic farming.  Striving to improve the human relationship to the environment, the center functions… Continue reading Backyard Gardening & Sustainable Agriculture