Sustainable and practical gardening / Guides

The Pros & Cons of Lasagna Gardening for Growing Food
Food production

Lasagna Gardening: the pros & cons of a lasagna garden

...gardening, even from the sustainable and organic viewpoint. Lasagna gardening is also called no-till gardening, a practice suggested for reducing carbon admissions, but this is also one of the main reasons against lasagna gardening too – and that’s why it’s worth looking in detail at the ‘pro’s’ and their ‘cons’ of las...

Keyhole Garden
Landscaping

The Keyhole Garden: An Introduction

...and a keyhole-shaped path that allows access to the entire garden. The compost basket can be fed throughout the season and will continually break down and deliver nutrients to the bed for the duration, as will the chunky bits of organic matter you add to the layers of the bed as you build it. Keyhole-style gardens ar...