I recently came across this sustainable gardening article, and thought it might be of interest to some of our readers. There are various sustainable gardening methods that are helpful, and a number of them are described here, besides companion planting. He also mentions a “No-Dig” garden — this can be especially useful for city gardeners, or those gardening in a small space. (We particularly like the Square Foot Gardening concept.)
Companion Planting Vegetable Growing
One of the key components of any Permaculture course is about learning how to grow some of your own food from your own garden.
It is possible to supply approximately 80% of your annual food requirements within 50 metres of your home….
Related articles on Sustainable Gardening:
- Planning Your First Vegetable Garden (backyardgardeningtips.com)
- The Principles of Organic Gardening (backyardgardeningtips.com)
- All About Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening (brighthub.com)
- Gardening week ahead: No-dig technique (telegraph.co.uk)