How to Create a Food Forest in the Midwest – Part 1

Why a Food Forest? In a culture that encourages us to have more money, bigger toys, larger savings, new cloths, and an endless supply of technological gadgets, we should be stepping back and asking, “why?”  Do we really need one more gadget?  Do we need another nick-knack?  Do we need the latest cell phone or Read more about How to Create a Food Forest in the Midwest – Part 1[…]

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Permaculture Test Site and Case Study | The Daniel Academy

The Daniel Academy (TDA), a pre-kindergarten through 12th grade private school in South Kansas City, is an active permaculture test site and case study.  This site began using permaculture design methods to transition their existing commercial landscape around 2010, and has been on a fast-track course to pioneering the use of permaculture in midwest education. Read more about Permaculture Test Site and Case Study | The Daniel Academy[…]

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June Gardening To-Do List for Kansas City

June Gardening To-Do List for Kansas City What should I be doing in my garden in the month of June if I live in Kansas City?  Have you ever wondered what other organic urban gardeners are doing right now in their yards or on their properties?  This little collection on tasks will help boost your Read more about June Gardening To-Do List for Kansas City[…]