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How To Build Raised Garden Beds

In this episode, we show you how we built Jim’s raised beds. Materials used: 3m x 200mm x 50mm ACQ (CCA Alternative) treated pine sleepers. (Bed dimensions 3m x 1m). Info on ACQ treatments: (http://www.epa.gov/oppad001/reregistration/cca/acq.htm) (http://burkesbackyard.com.au/article.php?id=6079) 100mm galv batton screws (to bind the sleepers) 50x50x600mm hardwood surveying pegs (to pin… Read More

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Raised Garden Bed Irrigation

Installing irrigation in the raised bed inside my high tunnel is a pretty simple process. If you feel led to help us make these videos possible check us out on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2572900 Please like, share, and subscribe, Follow us on Facebook.https://www.facebook.com/armsfamilyhomestead/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/armsfamilyhomestead/ Pinterest https://www.pinterest.com/ArmsHomestead/ #homesteading #gardening #hightunnel #greenhouse #raisedbeds

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Monoculture Farming – Disadvantages And Negative Effects On The Environment

Monoculture Farming – Disadvantages And Negative Effects On The Environment

The term monoculture in agriculture refers to the growing of a single crop over a large area. Monoculture is the norm in most large-scale commercial agriculture in the U.S. and in many parts of the world. Monoculture has certain short-term benefits, primarily in terms of economy of scale, and automation… Read More

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