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by jonsouthern
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:21 am
Forum: Icebreakers
Topic: Welcome to the forum.
Replies: 64
Views: 7895

Re: Welcome to the forum.

Hello Christian , so good to be here , the forum will be great to share information and experiences Jon
by jonsouthern
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: Daily Steps
Topic: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM
Replies: 10
Views: 1565

Re: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM

As far as dealing with droughts and floods goes, increasing carbon in soils will help with both. There are several ways to do this. Plants will increase carbon on their own as approximately 70% of the sugars produced by photosynthesis are exuded by the roots to feed microbes and mycorrhizae as long...
by jonsouthern
Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Daily Steps
Topic: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM
Replies: 10
Views: 1565

Re: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM

Hello Millie you been thinking of harvest time and storing your stable vegetables ,potatoes, etc . I am hoping for 70% self sufficiency with vegetables by increasing my growing area 3 times at the moment i getting 20%. yes we have quarter acre sections in New Zealand. I have another three raised bed...
by jonsouthern
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Daily Steps
Topic: How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM
Replies: 10
Views: 1565

How to survive Drought,Floods in the GSM

Been a mild winter in Dunedin South Island New Zealand unusual when my neighbors in Australia experiencing the coldest. I have been preparing garden plan for the coming spring for planting .Aiming for 70% self sufficiency this coming year 2018 :) What are you guys doing to be more self sufficient in...