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Sprouting Avocado Pits the Easy Way

Growing sprouting avocado pits and growing avocados.

Today we’ll cover sprouting avocado pits the EASY way. Though you are probably familiar with the “toothpicks and water” method of sprouting avocado pits, there is an easier way that seems to have a higher success rate. The short of it? Plant them in potting soil or compost. The long of it? Well, watch my […]

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A Perennial Food Guild for the Arid American Southwest


Edible Permaculture Plants You Can Grow in Arid Regions If you live in an arid region, at some point you have probably felt envy when looking at pictures of food forests from other climates. You see countless varieties of plump fruits as far as the eye can see, with beautiful flowers, herbs, and annual vegetables […]

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Create an Inexpensive Orchard with Bare Root Fruit Trees

Bare root trees are young trees that are removed from the soil during their winter dormancy, so that the trees’ roots are exposed. This is done to make packaging and shipping easier and cheaper, and it’s a popular way to market fruit trees like apples, pears, peaches, plums, cherries, figs, pomegranates, and various nuts and […]

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World Domination Gardening Video Set by Paul Wheaton

Paul Wheaton is the creator and tyrannical ruler of the largest permaculture forum on the internet, at He is an Advanced Certified Master Gardener, a permaculture design guru, a farmer, and a community leader. Paul has been referred to as the “bad boy of permaculture” many times, and you are hereby warned that he […]

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