Biomass is a highly valued resource in an integrated farming practice where animals are kept. They serve as high carbon bedding material for our deep litter system.
Month: April 2021
Ducks vs Dogs: A case of betrayal
When young, adventurous and curious dogs go berserk, it normally ain’t good news for chickens and ducks if they aren’t kept in check. I learnt my lessons the hard way.
Food Security: Is Your Food Really “Organic” and Sustainable?
How secured, safe, sustainable and nutritious is your food source? Has keeping your tummy filled led to jeopardising the natural environment? It shouldn’t be, if the food waste loop is closed and managed well.
Ducks vs Fish: A clash for dominion
Achieving a balanced symbiotic relationship between different elements in a permaculture system takes time and careful planning. Moving your animals around the farm is one way to avoid overgrazing and encourage soil rest and regrowth.