Great Lakes Permaculture

Integrated Pest Management

Is Black the Next Green? – Wood Vinegar

Biochar is agricultural charcoal (similar to char generated by forest fires) that is made for incorporation into soils to increase soil fertility while providing natural carbon sequestration. The incorporation of biochar into soils can preserve and enrich soils and also…
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Tansy and rue are two of my best warriors for integrated pest management.

When using integrated pest management techniques within your garden, you always want to have multiple options in case one fails. I have found two plants that can provide many benefits with little care needed; they are tansy (Tanacetum vulgare) and…
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