5711Re: Bonfils book
- Jul 18 10:22 AMHmm yes as a resourceful web browser, I have previously come across
Yes I do have a 50x20 area I can try this (its at my uncles lake
property) everyone has tried to make it a garden with strawberries
and vegetables and failed becasue of massive weed invasions.
And Yes the pennies saved will go to something idealistic.
However, there is concern I have
over finding an appropriate cultivar hear in the states.
North Dakota winters are not kind. Most winter wheats planted
conventional style only have moderate hardiness. 20% loss is typical.
Another question I have is the grid necessary for interplanting the
next year's crop before the harvest is completed.
The seems like an issue that needs good planning and design in order
to facilitate harvisting without damaging next years crop, I"m not
sure how this works itself out.
> Thanks Niels (and Richard)1980s. I
> Hmmm - in fact I dedicated several years trying this method in the
> found the research, and sourced many of the old varieties which Ihave given
> to dozens of people in the intervening years, and spent my moneyand time
> getting it published. It's a little discouraging to find the pdf Imade is
> now downloadable from some other web site... hey, perhaps some ofyou guys
> will use the saved pennies and do something idealistic and usefulwith them
> and I should let it go.
> What do all you practitioners think?
> Mark Moodie
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