Farm for Life documents a project undertaken by a group of friends living together on 2.5 acres in Maple Ridge, B.C. The goal: to transform a piece of land into a sustainable, flourishing, environmentally sensitive, small working farm.
We believe that a healthy future for our community and the planet will require re-localization of food production and economies. The small organic mixed farm will be an integral part of food security in the post cheap-oil age.
Using principles of permaculture and a respect for healthy living soil, we endeavor to see just how much can be produced on a small plot of land by a bunch of novices. We are interested in connecting with others who are willing to share their experience and/or enthusiasm in regards to gardening, animal husbandry, and sustainable living in general.
We just wrote a post about what things you can plant in February in Maple Ridge.Blog post can be found here: …Continue
Started by Jocelyn Durston Feb 2, 2012.