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Tracy Wandling
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I'm not sure if this has made the rounds on here yet, but I thought I'd share. It's a free download I got some time ago. Can't even remember where I got it.    But it has a lot of information in it about food forest trees and plants that grow well in the Pacific Northwest (and probably other places as well), plant profiles, and examples of food forests. I thought some of you might be interested in taking a look at it. I reduced the size of the pdf, but it is still 7.4 MB. Let me know if you want the larger size to print out and I'll post it.

Enjoy!
Filename: A_Permaculture_Guide_(West_Coast_Food_Forestry)-sm.pdf
File size: 7 megabytes
 
Susanna Pitussi
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Thanks Tracy!
I'm on the East Coast, so might not apply completely. But I'm taking a look anyway.
 
Tracy Wandling
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Oh, I'll bet you'll find lots of handy info in there. It has a lot of info. Let us know what you've found that was helpful.
 
John Saltveit
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Thanks Tracy and Rain,
There is a lot here to check out!
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Devin Lavign
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Great share, thanks for posting this up.
 
Tracy Wandling
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It's pretty great, isn't it? I've been through it a few times, and always find something new to add to my ever expanding list of desirable things to grow. Glad you're all enjoying it!
 
Rebecca Wooldridge
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Thanks for sharing this! There's a lot of great information in here specific to the west coast. I haven't made my way all the way through it yet, but I've already found so much I can apply to what I'm doing.
 
Tracy Wandling
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It's great, isn't it?! Finding that was a real breakthrough for me in planning my food forest. Can't wait to get more stuff in the ground!
 
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