How Do His Veggies Grow? The No-Dig Way

No dig garden In this article from June 2008, Lisa Boone profiles Pat Marfisi, who has mastered the Australian art of growing vegetables on a lasagna of alfalfa, straw, and compost, with a schmear of bone meal in between. He hardly ever has to water his plants. His exact method is here: [,0,3026262.story]

Update: What to Do the Second Year,0,3890846.story Boone updates the previous story with tips for how to keep the Australian method working in the second year.


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