Before a site can be integrated into a living ecosystem, you need to understand its conditions, including climate, soil quality, water availability, topography, and existing vegetation.
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Utilize the information you gathered during your site observation to place elements of your yard so they have the greatest impact on your overall ecosystem.
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Permaculture relies on planting diverse species and companion plants to create more resilient, productive, and environmentally friendly landscapes.
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You can design your own yard to be sustainable on its own products and waste through a variety of practices, including: rain water harvesting, food forests, composting, and more.
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One of the biggest differences between permaculture and other gardening practices is that this isn’t just a methodology for gardening—it’s a methodology for living. And at the heart of this lifestyle is a strong community.
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