HOMEGROWN Life: The Making of a Hugelkultur Bed

| 1/3/2013 10:27:08 AM

Tags: Permaculture, hugelkultur, raised bed, urban farming, irrigation, drought mitigation, Farm Aid and Homegrown.org,


This post appeared on HOMEGROWN.org. Contributed by Rachel at Dog Island Farm

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Oh yes, I’m going to be talking a lot about hugelkultur beds because we just finished our first small 10′

section of it this afternoon. While it didn’t take very long to do, it was a lot of heavy lifting. Most of the work was actually clearing out the bed of raspberries (that never have produced a single berry) and weeds and then digging a foot of dirt out.

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