H Ludi Tyler wrote:
To me, "way beyond organic" means, in part, "no kill gardening" which I try to practice, so I often run up against folks who want information about how to kill some insect "pest" or other, and when I talk about how I don't see insects as pests but rather as indicators of me not giving the plants what they need, the wannabe killers get mad. So I'm trying to learn to avoid the "I want to kill something" threads. To me, wanting to kill some critters who live in the world and whom I don't need or want to eat doesn't fit into permaculture, which is about fostering life, not curtailing it, in my opinion. But that's just me.
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