Torben Schwartz wrote:
I was wondering whether starting with existing woodland and gradually replacing the existing species with edible plants and trees would be a faster way of creating a food forest rather than starting with a barren piece of land.
Eric Platt wrote:
This is all of course just my opinion and I have just begun on my own property. I currently have one hand dug mini swale that has been doing great in this Texas heat with no irrigation.
As I'm able to afford the new plants and trees I will start extending my food forests downhill from the swale
Cj Verde wrote:How many trees did you have to take out to put in the swale? And how large were they? Pic?