Jun 12, 2008

Robert Hart Forest Gardening Techniques

This 52 minute video will inspire you and show what it takes to develop your own capacity to grow food on a large scale in a small space. Its an excellent source of basic concepts. Have a pencil ready to jot down plants and design concepts. It is full of them.

1 comment:

vivir vino veritas said...

the way he describes it makes it sound a lot simpler than the textbook we're studying

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