Tag Archives: Permaculture


Stephanie says: Not the gorgeous shot we typically aim for, but wildlife photography is tough folks! What’s important here: We are welcoming our first desert tortoise to the food oasis at Sunever Farms. She’s built her burrow in a swale … Continue reading

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Stephanie says: “I’ve been to some dreamy nurseries over the past few weeks sourcing plants for the Sunever Farms food forest. This one is Randy Myers Nurseries in Sky Valley (wholesale, but in his words ‘I’ll sell to anyone who … Continue reading

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State of the pond

Greywater pond made from six-foot diameter, two-foot deep stock tank in fenced area near our house. Water flows in underground pipe from indoor washing machine. Desert monsoons added an inch or two of water on Thursday night. The floating water … Continue reading

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First burst

Our desert greywater pond project is underway.   The tub is a six-foot diameter, two-foot depth stock tank.

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Ten minutes with Garth Bowles of Boulder Gardens in Pioneertown

Short film by Mary Lee Weir… More info: bouldergardens.org

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