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Roots deep
Roots deep
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2 School House Rd, Barryville, NY, US
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Cold Temperate

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Roots deep

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Rural, Residential

Project Summary

One cool thought was a commercial kitchen, perhaps a community commercial kitchen. Thought about doing ducks, since we can grow slugs here, duckweed, possibly azola, and comfrey; mulberry won't be too far away from fruit now planted some years ago. Another idea I had was to do a sort of tea house, and casual Japanese tepenyaki grill. Combining all this may allow for some sort of a healing lodge to take shape.

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I get ideas from the people I meet in my life. But it's just me and my small property here, advantage is proximity to farm market across the street, house is zoned commercial and a kitchen certification may be fairly easy to obtain.

There is a separate property across a street with a little brook, sometimes not so little and roaring brook. The house has a steep hill behind it, full of large diameter pine trees. Sometimes I dream of cutting those trees and growing blueberries, or maybe even lingonberries. There's a yew hedge around the front yard of a sort of suburban looking street, though it's really in the edge or in the middle, of; nowhere, somehow...

It would be nice to use the brook property to grow some things like horsetail, wild rose, willow, comfrey, maybe a mulberry, and burdock. This is to be a nursery for a larger project, one with ponds, goats, honey and a little bit of love maybe. Thanks for reading some about this.


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