Richard Stromberg wrote:Just an fyi... guinea pigs have a higher meat to feed ratio then rabbits do if you're just using them for animal food that might be a way to use a lower grade of feed and still maintain a high level of protein produced per pound of feed. People in Peru keep them all the time for food they're basically a short legged rabbit.
Eric Hanson wrote:Kc,
It sounds like you have access to woodchips. If you do, adding some mushroom spawn will go a very long ways towards making that potting soil you are after. It takes its time but is very high quality and will give you quality potting soil for years. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask.
Steve Thorn wrote:I like the layout and the theme idea for the different growing blocks, very cool Kc!
Kc Simmons wrote: I can be a bit of a chronic "overseeder"..
Kc Simmons wrote:*Plant an average of, at least, one new tree pet month. Preferably useful species.
Kc Simmons wrote:*Utilize microclimates to successfully "push the zone" with at least 2 plants.
*Utilize as much of the biomass on the property as possible to reduce the need for outside inputs. Encourage more biomass to grow.
*Furthermore, use the biomass/OM to further improve the soil and reduce/eliminate the need for irrigation.