Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond Volume 1 2nd Edition

Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond Volume 1 2nd Edition Book Review

This post is a Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond Volume 1 2nd Edition Book Review. I spent the last week reading, digesting, and learning new concepts in this 280-page … Continue Reading →


New Zealand White Clover – Another Permaculture Wonder Plant

New Zealand White Clover – Another Permaculture Wonder Plant

This post, New Zealand White Clover – Another Permaculture Wonder Plant, talks about the many aspects of this amazing plant. It has shallow roots to hold loose soil together, deep … Continue Reading →


Troubleshooting NNT Trailer Wiring Issues

Troubleshooting NNT Trailer Wiring Issues

In this post I show you how I go about Troubleshooting NNT Trailer Wiring Issues, find the problems, and repair them. In most cases the problem is really not wiring, … Continue Reading →


Great Escape Farms Podcast

Epi054 Great Escape Farms Podcast

This post covers Epi054 Great Escape Farms Podcast – The Week in Review, Harvesting Elderberry, Propagating Aronia Viking, Free Mulch – Free Tree Trimmer Wood Chips. Great Escape Podcast is … Continue Reading →


Free Mulch

Free Mulch – Free Tree Trimmer Wood Chips

This post talks about how to get free piles of wood chips also known as free mulch.  These are the chips from the tree companies when they are taking down … Continue Reading →


Propagating Aronia Viking

Propagating Aronia Viking also called Viking Aronia

This video shows the process of Propagating Aronia Viking using softwood cuttings and a mist irrigation system. The process involves taking cuttings during the summer, dipping the cutting in rooting … Continue Reading →


Harvesting Elderberry Clumps

Harvesting Elderberry

This Harvesting Elderberry post shows you how to harvest elderberries off of the bush and then how to remove the stems and green berries and then clean the berries.  We … Continue Reading →


Great Escape Farms Podcast

Epi053 Great Escape Farms Podcast

This post covers Epi053 Great Escape Farms Podcast – The Week in Review, Trimming Comfrey for Mulch, Sheet Mulch Perennial Garden Update, WV Department of Agriculture Nursery Inspection. Great Escape … Continue Reading →


WV Department of Agriculture Nursery Inspection

WV Department of Agriculture Nursery Inspection

Yesterday I had the annual WV Department of Agriculture Nursery Inspection on my hardwood cutting bed in Romney, WV.  The inspection itself only lasted about five minutes because I have … Continue Reading →


Sheet Mulch Perennial Garden Update

Sheet Mulch Perennial Garden Update

This is a real quick sheet mulch perennial garden update.  I was at the farm ten days ago and the vines were only about 10-feet long.  Now they are pushing … Continue Reading →