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Discover Farms
Discover Farms
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Stader Rd., Whitewater, WI, US
Climate zone:
Cool Temperate

dhirt Pike Jyoti Deshpande Laurie Branson
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Discover Farms

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We are using Permaculture to design our 10 acre homestead.

Project Description

We live on 10 acres of rolling hills with a stream at the bottom of our property.

Prior to our purchase, the land had been used primarily for grazing and contains limited trees.

Our existing projects include some perennial plantings, a few swales, and a hugelkultur/sun trap for our bees.

Future projects include wind breaks, swales, water retention ponds, and establising a perennial food forest.




Swales, Fruit, and Nuts

We followed Mark Shepards methods of establishing on contour swales for a Nut and Fruit polyculture.

Posted over 10 years ago (2 comments)
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