RE: RE: dry weather
Gardening with up to 88% less water interest y'all?
It's working in Kenya, Mexico, Uzbekistan... the world over, and literally
saving lives due to its efficiency. Considering that some of the most rapid
desertification on the planet is happening right here in the US... you may
want to learn this method.
To garden or not to garden....
soon won't be an option.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Fred Conrad
> Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2000 3:39 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: [cg] RE: dry weather
> This isn't a question, just sharing. Was working at our nearby farm
> yesterday and the ground was so dry and hard from the drought here that we
> had to use pick-axes instead of hoes for weeding. To plant tomatoes we
> hooked an auger to the tractor and drilled holes over a foot deep
> before we
> hit soil with detectable moisture.
> The scary thing is that spring is our wet season. I hope we get a break
> before you all come to Atlanta for the conference. The urban
> gardens aren't
> so hard hit, but we want to look nice for y'all.
> Community Garden Coordinator
> Atlanta Community Food Bank
> 970 Jefferson Street, NW
> Atlanta, GA 30318
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