If this pandemic has taught us one thing, it could be that our food system is flawed. We are dependant on global food chains and supermarkets. Our produce travels from all over the world to reach our plates, leaving us have no connection to our food. This episode I talk about the strange time we… Continue reading 12: Growing Food in a Pandemic
Mushrooms are magical aren't they? I'm not referring to 'magic mushrooms'. I mean their role in the environment and to our health. This episode I have a conversation with my permaculture teacher Bo Del Valle Garcia, who introduced me to this world of mushrooms. They explain their journey with mushrooms and how they cultivate and… Continue reading 08: Mushroom Talk with Bo Del Valle Garcia – Tangled Roots Nature Connection
It isn't appropriate for us to be bare in public so why should soil be any different? Ok, maybe not a good example. Exposing bare soil to rain and sun has its toll and invites those pesky weeds to move in. Mulching is a great solution to covering the soil and blocking out the weeds… Continue reading 05: Mulch, Mulch, Mulch!
What is permaculture? How can I get involved? I explain all of that in this episode of Sprout Out Loud! Turn your lawn into a productive food forest! https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/17257801/download.mp3 Referenced:Nature Is Speaking https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yI9wMtTvWps Greening the Desert Project - Celebrating 10 Years Online Learning Material:Geoff Lawton OnlinePermaculture Principles Canadian Permaculture Organizations: British ColumbiaOUR EcovillageKootany Permaculture InstitutePermaculture… Continue reading 02: Food Not Lawns