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Home Scale Permaculture Design
Home Scale Permaculture Design
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Worcester, Massachusetts, US
Climate zone:
Cold Temperate

Joseph Whitmore Kevin Swanson Nathan Fournier
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Home Scale Permaculture Design

Project Type

Urban, Residential, Educational

Project Summary

A residential site where my brother and I are practicing permaculture. Learning as we go.

Project Description

Currently we have a 3 tier garden, a large hoop house being heated by two compost piles, cover crops in our exposed beds, 2 small swales, an outdoor oven/grill/smoker combo, a rocket stove and firepit. 

Our plans are to have 2/3rds of the backyard covered with food plants and food forest, a pond area, bat houses, bird houses, barn owl houses (though we're very concerned about the many red tail hawks in this area) 

We're doing this to learn by experience and experimenting.  It's a small property and I openly invite the Permaculture community to come visit. 


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