Joshua Myrvaagnes wrote:Yay! congratulations! Show us a design! Let's do some group brainstorming? Lots of possibilities.
Jeff Berning wrote: Next year we'd like to get chickens and goats and get a nice size garden going again. This year were going to focus on getting settled in, cleaning up and bringing back what's already here. Maybe grow a few tomatoes Here's a list of what's we already have growing in the yellow area on the map by the house.
3 apple trees
2 pear trees
5 peaches? Not totally sure if that they are
Several dozen thornless rasperries
Lots of oregano , rosemary, sage ,mint , lemon balm , valerian , rhubarb , echanacia and who knows what else might pop up.
Joshua Myrvaagnes wrote:
What are your top three desires in having this place? Fresh food? food independence? the company of animals? care of the earth? reducing carbon or petroleum footprints? community? prosperity?
John C Daley wrote:Do you capture rainwater from the roof?
Either for domestic , garden or livestock use.