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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the straw badge in woodland care.

This BB is all about growing willow trees.


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The requirements for this BB are to do the following:
     o plant 20 willows
     o show that at least 10 have grown
     o plant in a row, 2 feet apart
     o quick video over row showing freshly planted
     o quick video over row showing that at least half have grown

To get certified for this BB, post the following:
     o quick video over row showing freshly planted
     o quick video over row showing that at least half have grown
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Will work up on this one. So I planted 5 curly willow by the outlet of my roof drain. And another 5 as part of a "level 1 pee spot"
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Measuring 2 ft.
Measuring 2 ft.
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Plant cutting
Plant cutting
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Bits of ribbon trying to highlight them
Bits of ribbon trying to highlight them
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Biochar piles on WL cuttings
Biochar piles on WL cuttings
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Willow candy
Willow candy
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Mulched and flagged with daffodils
Mulched and flagged with daffodils
 
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