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

DIY Solar BBQ Prototype with a Solar Cooker heart!

Our solar cooker is great but making the regular changes in position to optimize the solar energy is challenging. We’re working on mounting the cooker in a BBQ to make it easier to turn towards the sun and keep our food cooking! A while back we bought a solar cooker from and we love it.Like… Continue reading DIY Solar BBQ Prototype with a Solar Cooker heart!

Hybrid Solar Oven: Cook & Conserve Energy With / Without Sun!

Solar cooking is a great way to conserve energy but sometimes there is no sun which means cold food. This hybrid solar oven has an electric backup so you can use the oven even at night or on cloudy days. Oven developer David Chalker points out that the “Achilles heel of solar ovens is that… Continue reading Hybrid Solar Oven: Cook & Conserve Energy With / Without Sun!

Interesting Facts About Solar Heating in Calgary Alberta

Rob Avis Interviews Tom Jackman of Simple Solar Heating. Check out our other video which details the installation process for the Solar Water Heater. Visit our website: www.VergePermaculture.ca [ad_2]

Backyard Permaculture FOOD FOREST, Sustainable Gardening Natural Farming

The Backyard Permaculture Food Forest is lush and healthy at this time of year. Gardening with permaculture techniques like these will allow you to grow your food sustainably and as naturally as possible. This form of gardening is as close to natural farming as you can get in a suburban setting while also getting high… Continue reading Backyard Permaculture FOOD FOREST, Sustainable Gardening Natural Farming

Backyard Garden, Before and After

The Permaculture Food Forest gardening has made huge strides the last 5 years. Every investment has been worth it and using natural farming techniques learned from Masanobu Fukuoka, and Permaculture techniques learned from people like Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton have truly payed off. Also Back To Eden techniques, common organic gardening techniques, and other… Continue reading Backyard Garden, Before and After