Friday, August 19, 2011

Hugelkultur

Hugelkultur is a raised bed filled with wood. As the wood decomposes it slowly releases nutrients to the plants in the bed. It also acts like a sponge, holding more water for the plants to access in between rains. We built this bed in Bill & Becky Wilson's yard as a part of Midwest Permaculture's Hands-On Permaculture Training in August 2011. For more information about our courses check out midwestpermaculture.com Music "Kindergarten" by Gurdonark.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2sNd_v_Fs6w&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: midwestpermaculture

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