Sheet Mulching Experiment In Our Permaculture Garden

Let us show you how to use sheet mulching in your garden, as we prepare our garden, and set up an experiment to test a waste to food product from Ecogrowth that shows GREEAT potential!.

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0:29 Tilling as a tool
1:00 Sheet mulching overview
1:50 Ecogrowth waste to fertilizer experiment
3:33 Marking the beds
4:00 Spreading the ecogrowth product
4:45 Raking the ecogrowth product into the soil
5:01 Laying out the cardboard
5:26 Adding and spreading mulch
5:32 Rob describes sheet mulching setup
5:46 Why cardboard?
6:15 But it doesn’t look very “pretty”
6:40 Wood chips, cardboard, and time
7:20 Reviewing the experiment

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