Self-Sufficient Gardening & Permaculture 101

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A guide to self-sufficient gardening and permaculture for beginners.
This article is based on my personal experience and in part on the teachings of the excellent Don Giardino. If you want to learn more about gardening and permaculture, I highly recommend his book and his website. Introduction: The Art of Reading Nature’s Signals Having a green thumb isn’t just about having some magical ability to grow plants. It’s about being an excellent observer of nature and learning to understand the signals that plants give us.