Category Archives: Permaculture

2014 Seed Starting Workshop

Seed Day Flyer2 Come on out to the farm!

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Biochar Conference Notes

Here are some notes from a biochar conference I attended. I will be making a burner as soon as I can locate the right parts and looking for some old round bale hay to convert and spread all over the … Continue reading

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Dealing with cold on the homestead

It has been historically cold here in NE Kansas, 100 year cold. Our low night before last was -11F. Our animals have weathered this very well, despite not being kept in totally enclosed spaces. I have found especially with the … Continue reading

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Work Weekend

This past weekend we hosted a work day here on Centurion’s Faith Farm. A number of our friends from the Fort Leavenworth Chapel community and Kaw Permaculture came out to help us get the place ready for winter. I owe … Continue reading

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New Chicken Tractor

So, I go by the recycle drop off fairly regular now, I have been collecting cardboard boxes since they come broken down and I can use them in our garden to transition from traditional to raised bed system. A few … Continue reading

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Hydroponic Fish Table

Saw the photo below on Facebook and it got me thinking. Why not make a table where you are growing greens and such hydroponically in the center of the table, with visible fish growing in tanks on the outside, visible … Continue reading

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Strategic Permaculture and other things

On the advice of a good friend, I re-listened to “Calling” by Gary Barkalow today. It was a very good decision. I highly recommend it and Gary’s website It got me thinking . Based on my on pre-dispositions and proclivities … Continue reading

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