Mulch is a wonderful resource to have for your garden but where do you get an abundance of it without breaking the bank? Here are a few possible resources for free mulch for your homestead.
Weeds often take over areas of your garden. Come and see the ‘transition’ of replacing older beds that become invaded by weeds into something new! We built a large raised bed with split logs from the forest and a permaculture sheet mulched bed (lasagna gardening).
Building a healthy, resilient garden begins with building great soil. Lasagna gardening, or sheet mulching is one great way to build soil without disturbing its layers. Homestead Honey shares her experience with her year-old lasagna garden, and shares tips for success.
Sheet mulching is a way to create an instant garden by deeply layering organic materials. The technique is very similar to making lasagna – layer, layer, layer. In fact, some folks call this the “lasagna method.” It can be done with a wide variety of organic materials, some of which are likely available for free […]