This category covers all topics that do not directly fit into permaculture principles, forest garden design, and unusual food plants.
The Viking Aronia plant is a unique edible plant that is high in antioxidants. Rooted Viking Aronia Plants for Sale at Great Escape Nursery. Viking Aronia Plants for Sale Price $9.95 -Viking Aronia Plant Information When it comes to unusual things to...
Notes will be posted here from Todd's plant propagation workshop that he is teaching at the Mid-Atlantic permaculture conference.
Harvesting Honeyberry Haskap Lonicera caerulea provides you with an overview of honeyberry, followed by how to harvest and when and some of the uses of the wonderful edible honeysuckle.Great Escape Farms is now on Patreon! If you enjoy our...
This post and video show the Bullhead Catfish in the Farm Pond as well as the blue gill.This weekend I went out to the pond at the farm and fed the catfish. I have been feeding them off and...
This Harvesting Jerusalem Artichoke Sunchoke post explains how to harvest this interesting tuberous plant and how to store and prepare the tubers.Great Escape Farms is now on Patreon! If you enjoy our work and want to help support us,...
This Blackberry Primocane Blackberry Floricane post explains and shows the difference between the two canes on this perennial plant with biennial canes.Great Escape Farms is now on Patreon! If you enjoy our work and want to help support us,...
Food Forest Weeding or Forest Garden Weeding is about advantaging wanted plants and disadvantaging weeds in the first two years of a food forest.Great Escape Farms is now on Patreon! If you enjoy our work and want to help...
Large Rainwater Harvesting System Upgrade is about my 1200 gallon to 4500 Rainwater Harvesting System Upgrade. I’m in the process of moving from four 300-gallon IBC totes to three 1550-gallon water storage tanks.Great Escape Farms is now on Patreon!...
This video shows our Unusual Edible Plants to Grow in Full Bloom. We take a walk through the urban homestead and look at all of the unusual edible plants that are integrated into the landscape that are currently blooming.Great...
This post covers Epi082 Great Escape Farms Podcast - Food Forest Garden Update, Companion Planting and Fruit Tree Fair Workshop Notes, Sustainable Homesteading in WV, Pruning Muscadine Grape Vines, and The Week in Review.Great Escape Farms is now on...