Permaculture Videos


Watch some great videos from YouTubers who discuss their permaculture systems and share their sustainable lifestyles with you.

Do NOT make this Mistake with Animal water lines Spent the entire morning pulling up this water line hose to the forest pig operation. I knew Installing this water line was too easy to be true. Now, I gotta pull it ALL…

Outstanding grass fed, pasture raised BBQ in Ashville NC Rob had some amazing southern BBQ and guess what? The meal was pasture raised, grass fed and finished, non-GMO, grown without the use of hormones or…

Quot;Growing Bacon & quot; - LIVE Kickstarter LAUNCH Folks said pigs would stink, tear up the place, get out, and needed a lot of space. Tonight I'm sharing how to easily overcome those rumors.

Harvest Season: Permaculture Food Forest Full Tour 2019 Our #Suburban #Permaculture #Garden is in production season, come check out what we got growin on.

How to Scale Up Mulch Pits This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Involving Platforms Like Kickstarter in Spreading Permaculture This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Want to Grow Your Own Bacon? I can help Announcing the official “Growing Bacon” Documentary and “Permaculture Pigs” KICKSTARTER! Be inspired to grow your own pork, then let me, and my expert…

Why are Earthworks Cheaper for Water Storage? This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

EMERGENCY! Went to build a pig pen, ended in the ER instead It's when I went to fix the mower that things go REAL BAD and it's a no brainer, rush to the emergency room. Thankfully, I've hired my friend and expert carpenter…

Live well with food security while enhancing the ecosystem: Preamble to Toby's Lesson 5 In a world that can be troubling and scary, but we can design around the problems to live in abundance and well being while enhancing the ecosystem. A key to…

What Am I Gonna Do with 367 Chickens! This is a record high for us. And, at first I thought I might be the “crazy” chicken lady, but then I remembered I have a significant purpose for each and every one.

All About Weeds Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

The Lowdown on Cover Crop Mixes This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Swales and Berms are Best, Right? This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Free Ranging these Chickens was a BIG Mistake I hoped we could totally free range our Chickens. This would save us 20 minutes a day moving electric poultry net, but will the chickens still do their job of…

Locklairs #Invasive Wild #Edible #Permaculture In this episode i share with you my feelings on #Invasive plants as we tour #Locklairs #Permaculture Project #Farm.

Tips for Starting Flower Seeds Benny Pino of Loblolly Farm gives some tips and advice for starting flower seeds so you can get great transplants. Follow Benny:…

My Hope to make Joel Salatin’s Pig System work for me I've hit a dead end with the Korean Natural Farming method for raising PIGS on deep liter so I'm looking to a long time mentor, Joel Salatin, for some ideas.

Manure Will Kill Your Garden Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Too much Pig Poop: What to do with it Now The amount of Pig poop is insane. I was covering it up as we went, but at this rate I'll have a gigantic mound of wood chips in my backyard. This is our plan B…

A Great Indoor Seed Starting System Benny Pino of Loblolly Farm shows me his indoor, space-saving, seed starting system. He uses this system to start all of the flowers for their farm. With it he can…

Gardening Madness Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Strange She wanted to Weed on Mother’s Day, then it All made Sense I asked her what she wanted to do for Mothers day. She said she wanted to work outside if it was beautiful and work inside if it was ugly. I'm thinking we've found…

Tending a Sick Grapefruit Helping sick citrus through pruning and spraying. When we got our land, we got some trees that need help. This grapefruit tree was in bad shape, covered with…

Mother Earth News Fair - Hope for Sustainability: My Thoughts After a great weekend at the Mother Earth News Fair in Ashville North Carolina, I am coming home. I met incredible people, saw incredible…

What Actually Happens when we Milk our two Cows Every wonder how milking time really goes down Every. Single. Day. This is an extensive look at what it actually looks like for this family…

5 in 5 With Latifa Latifa takes us on a unique tour of Zaytuna Farm, showing us five features of the farm in 5 minutes. Her perspective gives us insight into what farm life is like for…

Are my Pastured Meat Chickens Actually Ok? In this weekly update I demonstrate a Simple Test that reveals whether my Pastured Chickens are on track. ALSO, updates on the gardens, cows, pigs and other…

Free Plants for Everyone Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Permaculture Design For Food Security: Gaia's Garden Lesson 4 Toby Hemmenway talks about how your yard and landscape can be designed to save money, save energy, produce food and live confidently in the security of…

My idea for Keeping Pigs in tiny Spaces Most folks don't have a lot of space, but I don't want that to be an excuse for growing pigs. Today I begin work on two different pigs systems.

Reforestation with Oak, Walnut, Locust Some of the work of Whole Systems Design and our research farm in the Mad River Valley of VT. Also checkout our Vimeo channel and website: www.wholesystemsdesign.com.

Extreme Frugality I was asked to do a stream on how to live on the cheap. Here is my advice, from getting debt-free to growing your own food. Patreon:…

Pigs did exactly what I was afraid of - Cows to the Rescue My pigs are drinking their dirty wallow water, so I've got this interesting idea to blend Whey from the Cows skim milk to see if they'll be more enticed to drink.

Destroying Everything on Purpose Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

I Thought I Trained these Pigs. Until I let them Out I've been talking tough as I've been training these pigs to a bucket and an electric fence, but this moment of truth goes worse than I had hoped. Find out More…

Adding Support Species to Help Existing Fruit Trees This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Dealing with Spray Drift and Contamination This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Quickly Turning Wood Chips into Great Garden Soil - Part 2 - THE RESULTS The results from the cover crop experiment 6 weeks later. What lessons were learned and what is the plan for the future? This is Part 2 is of 2. My Podcasts: Farm…

Root Cuttings - Propagating Shipmast Black Locust Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Leaking Dams This Q&A is pulled from a collection of questions posed to me by students of my Online Permaculture Design course. Learn about permaculture with my…

Good News I spent the day out in the heat, overseeing a Bobcat operator. Now seems like a good time to answer gardening questions. Scott Sexton Reviews My Florida…

My 40 Year old Wife Did the Impossible, and I Lose It Celebrating my wife's 40 year old birthday and astonishing victory of chronic illness. She's an inspiration to me 24/7. I see the good, bad and ugly, yet her…

Quickly Turning Wood Chips into Great Garden Soil - Part 1 - THE PROCESS This is my strategy to turn woodchips into great garden soil quickly using cover crops. This will help control the week pressure, get the soil biology going,…

Building Soil in Fast Forward - Goodstream 51 Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Permaculture in the Desert Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Pump Water Up Hill Without Power! Build Your Own Ram Pump for your to your garden homestead or farm If you need to moVe water uphill to your homestead, garden, or farm WITHOUT electricity or gas power, a Ram Pump is for you! Ram pumps use simple low tech…

What Happens when you Train a Pig to an Electric Fence Spring overwhelm is here, and today we've got to train our pigs to an electric fence so we get get them outside. Also on the list… Move the chickens, fix…

Growing Season 2019 Permaculture Food Forest. Weekly update of our backyard #Permaculture #FoodForest #Garden, May the Fourth be with you !

17 Chickens Hatched in my Bedroom, Now they gotta Go All my Icelandic Chicks have hatched. 17 in my bedroom and three under my sons broody hen. Now, we've got to find a place for these little guys. Will my sons…

Permaculture contest announcement Today Morag Gamble announces the winner of our contest. This lucky person has won a full scholarship for the Permaculture Educators' Program worth $1997.

Chicks are Hatching in My Bedroom! Baby Chickens are hatching on my dresser in my bedroom. Plus, there's so much more going on on the farm. THIS is your weekly update on everything that's…

Eddie Vedder Covers L.O.V.E. Eddie reinterprets Nat King Cole's classic in his own incredible way. Watch the Goodstream live on weekday nights and enjoy the insanity as it takes place.

MY 100 Chick Plan to replace these Old Lady Hens This is a terribly adorable plan for replacement these unproductive old lady hens. Everything you need to know for raising chickens starts, here:…

Turkish Rocket - Experiment in Propagation Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Preparing for food security: Prelude to Creating Gaia's Garden Lesson 4 In this video, Takota and Rob provide their pre-amble to Toby's “Creating Gaia's Garden: Lesson 4” video on food security. They share some insight into the…

Crop & Financial Planning for A Microgreens Business Chris Thoreau discusses and demonstrates crop and financial planning with his microgreens enterprise budget spreadsheet. Crop planning is an essential…

Creating Edible Hedges - Goodstream 50 If you have to plant a hedge, why not make it a linear food forest system - or at the very least, a source of food? Today we talk about edible hedge systems.

How I Harvested $17,000 worth of food in Four Months Day one of 100 days of growing food, Season #3 and we're looking at what we've already harvested in 2019 and showing how we plan on growing 75% of our…

Tea Time For Our Farm: ABC Acres - Episode #171 Join ABC acres, a Permaculture Farmstead in Hamilton, MT as we walk you through how to make compost tea, an easy, organic, and cost effective way to…

Chicken Composting System - Spring Update Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Growing Fruit Trees from Seed - Goodstream 49 Growing fruit trees from seed not only makes sense, it makes TONS of sense. Today we cover multiple species, talk about the "IT WON'T MAKE GOOD FRUIT!

100 tiny Chickens Free Range without Fear of Attack Setting out my vulnerable, three week old chickens could end badly with Hawk or Crow Attacks. This year I'm NOT afraid because I've got Donald, the Guard…

What in the world is a pathway garden? Is a non profit educational organization which focuses on the education of individuals and groups to re-learn how to work and harmonize with natural systems for every day living needs.

Softwood Propagation - Follow Up on How It Worked Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Eddie Vedder Covers "Some Kind of Wonderful & quot; If you're missing The Goodstream, you aren't one of the cool kids that got to hear this live.

How to Make a Compost Toilet with a Wheelie Bin Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

An Overview of Compost Toilets, AKA the "Magical Waterless Toilets & quot; Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Aftershow - Goodstream 48 Sometimes you don't start with grass. Here are my recommendations for establishing a food forest inside an existing forest. Join my new Unauthorized channel:…

Establishing a Food Forest Inside an Existing Forest Sometimes you don't start with grass. Here are my recommendations for establishing a food forest inside an existing forest. Join my new Unauthorized channel:…

Our Long Form Conversation AH HA moment: Changes coming to Verge!! What are "long form conversations" and what is Verge going to be doing with them? Rob shares his ah ha moment and lets you know what's coming at Verge!

Prepping Forest for Pigs We're placing our hopes in this 12000 pound skid steer to help us clear fencing lines in our forests for pigs. The only problem was that it wasn't as powerful as…

Designed Soil Disturbance with Chickens Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Castrating Pigs Myself - Wait, but Why? I used to think my happy farm animals had only one BAD day on the farm and then I remembered the males that need castrating. Ouch. Ok, my farm…

Urban Permaculture As Business Opportunity: Rishi Kumar Rishi Kumar's shares his insight into building a successful business in the urban permaculture niche by helping urban dwellers grow natural food by gardening…

Front Yard #Edible #Landscaping, The #Permaculture Way Come see our #Permaculture #Garden Front Yard #Landscape. We will be keeping up w/ the updates on our Front yard #FoodForest during the growing…

Weekly Permaculture Garden Walkabout 2019 Spring Enjoy a quick walkabout our #Permaculture #foodforest #garden in Spring !

Planning Out Drainage and Terraces on Our New Homestead There is a lot to be done - and we're going to do it, but we're not doing it by hand. It's time to hire a Bobcat! It's not safe to make serious drainage decisions until…

Toby Hemmenway's Plants For Many Purposes: Hugelkultur to the rescue! - Gaia's Garden Lesson 3 Toby Hemenway discusses permaculture plant basics including designing a successful plant guild, food forest, hugelkulture, and suggestions on how to be…

Shiitake Inoculation - 2 - Inoculation Process Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Everyone’s Scared this 1st Day with Pigs, then Milk saves the day It's our first day with these FIVE terrified pigs and we've got to start calming them down. Unbelievable QUICK results when we break out the cows milk.

Spring Alpine Zone New England Some of the work of Whole Systems Design and our research farm in the Mad River Valley of VT. Also checkout our Vimeo channel and website: www.wholesystemsdesign.com.

Right Wing or Left Wing Nuts - Alberta Politics In this video I talk about the recent election in Alberta abed my view on left and right wing politics. Both wings admit to shifting deck chairs on the titanic. Mother…

This Rocket Oven Bakes Bread in 20 Minutes with a Handful of Sticks! Today Mart Hale shows off the super efficient rocket oven he built. This incredible backyard cooking machine uses a tiny amount of wood for big results!

10 Year Old Food Forest Waking up in Spring Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Starting Spring Gardens Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Couple drives 5 pigs 300 miles behind a U-Haul After our minivan BROKE DOWN where we were picking up our FIVE pigs, we had to find a way to get our piglets home inside our broken down van.

The Top 10 Wild Edibles Today we'll run through what I consider to be the TOP 10 wild edibles. Are you ready to start plant foraging and get some free food? Join me, and we'll search for…

Our Best idea to get 5 Pigs home in a broke car Over three hundred miles from home picking up FIVE pigs, and our car breaks down. In today's vlog, we finish filming Cliff Davis' Pig Operation at Spiral…

A Big Improvement Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Building with Rammed Earth - Interview with Author Tim Krahn In this episode of Ideas on the Verge Rob talks to Tim J. Krahn, P. Eng. about building with rammed earth. Tim is the author of Essential Rammed Earth…

The Super Weed You Didn't Know You Could Eat You want to grow your own nutritious organic greens? Guess what - you might have already done so without knowing it! Today we take a look at the uses for…

Man claims Pigs will clear forest, then proves it Cliff Davis of Spiral Ridge Permaculture claims Pigs will clear forests and help turn them into pasture and productive food forests, then he proves it's all possible…

Go Feed Your Cats! Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

The Ultimate Prepper Survival Food? Here's the perfect in-ground long term survival food you can grow yourself - the true yam, AKA Dioscorea alata. When I lived in North Florida, I planted lots of…

Hissing Guard Goose to protect Chickens Our old Guard Goose, Donald, returns to the farm, but wasn't as excited as we were. He's super “hissy” and stressed out, but will hopefully settle down soon.

Controlling Mosquito Population Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Wim Hof Technique Cold Water Swim in a New Permaculture Pond Ponds create incredible water resilience on properties. We built this pond last year in 2018 and this year it is ready for swimming, it's April, the ice is off, so here I…

Living Wall - Still Asleep but Waking Up! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Irrigating a Herb Spiral Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Permaculture and Community: LILAC Green Cohousing Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

You Can Walk Away But These Plants LIVE ON! I got a chance to revisit a perennial garden I walked away from three years ago. Right next to it were my old annual gardens. The comparison is incredible.

Sunchokes - So Simple to Plant Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Food forest, Flora, & Permaculture Design: Preamble to Toby Hemenway's Lesson 3 - Plants Plants can serve multiple functions, and different species of plants can work together by design to grow an abundance of nutrient dense food in your garden or…

I was Afraid She’d be out of milk, then this happened I was so afraid that our family cow, “Aunt Phylis” was running dry on milk, then this happened!

Mason Bees - Waking Up and Loving Life! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

One Gazillion Citrus "Show me the way To the next Citrus Bar Oh, don't ask why Oh, don't ask why…." - Hugh Brackett Morrison What if The Doors had gotten off drugs and planted…

Spring Garden - First Update and some observations Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Blood in the Milk This time, there's blood in the milk. The fight against mastitis in our family cow continues.

You Won't BELIEVE How Many CITRUS are In THIS YARD! To wander a food forest and pick citrus! In this video from my old North Florida food forest project, I visit the many citrus trees I planted and…

Permaculture Methods of Producing an Egg Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

What Does it Take to Produce an Industrial Egg? Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

The Edge Between Aerobic and Anaerobic Soils Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Terraces, Swales and Ponds Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

My Answer to Cow Mastitis is Super Tricky Our family cow has mastitis, and one of these treatments is very tricky. And, yes holding the tail up while I did this actually helped.

How Chinampas are Working with Nature Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Playing The Game Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

My Camera Broke so I filmed on what I used 1,000 Vlogs Ago How crazy that my main camera's our out of commission and I'm forced to use the model of camera I started with 1000 vlogs ago.

Trees in a Whole System Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Forty-Two What is the meaning of life? And is there a problem with YouTube? And what about yurts? And seedling peaches? And front yard gardens in Florida? Lulatastic…

How to Create and Maintain Soil Fertility Geoff is in the Zaytuna's kitchen garden today, which may be much larger than the average kitchen garden but provides great design examples for intense,…

Saving my Raised Beds from sideways Rain Rain so berserk it blows sideways. And, there's toooons of it. The problem is our raised bed gardens are exposed!

Breeding a NEW Peach Variety at HOME? Easier than you think! Allen is crossing Nemaguard rootstocks with Florida King and Florida snow in order to get a delicious, nematode-resistant peach. I caught up with him and asked…

Leading Growth In Permaculture, Community, & Urban Food Security: Adam Brock Adam Brock has been a leader in several successful urban permaculture projects, each based on applying permaculture principles to growing business,…

Suburban Home #Permaculture #Garden, FULL Tour Spring 2019 April Showers Bring May Flowers. We have been getting a good amount of rain this spring the #Permaculture #FoodForest is thickening up! Come check out the…

Dealing with 7,050 Pounds of Feed

Primitive Man Makes Primitive Bamboo Shelter With Primitive Blue Tarp Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Locklairs, Full Spring Walking Tour, #Permaculture #Garden The #Permaculture #FoodForest at Locklairs Project farm is established and looking to make gains this year ! Enjoy the long walking tour.

Don’t take my word for it ~ Members Share Inspirational Stories I thought I'd ask some members how DIY Abundance has helped them and I was blown away by the things they are doing as a result of the support they've…

Tips for Controlling Weeds On The Farm Conor Crickmore of Neversink Farm shares some tips on preventing weeds from taking over your farm and how to reduce weed pressure if they do. Follow…

Farmer Reveals SECRETS of Growing Blueberries in Florida! If you want to grow blueberries in Florida - especially North / Central Florida, this video is for you. Bill Hall shares how to grow blueberries in Florida, as we visit…

Friday Free-For-All Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Permaculture Soil Basics - Toby Hemenway's Creating Gaia's Garden Lesson #2 Toby Hemenway discusses permaculture soil basics, several ways of building organic matter, and how to get minerals in the soil so you produce nutrient dense…

10,000 Pounds of Soil added to our Raised Beds The Gardening Soil is here, BUT I've got to quickly mount these braces for the trellises so I can keep ALL these people busy. Raised Bed Plans + Bonus Webinar…

Farm Irrigation 101: ABC Acres - Episode #170 Join ABC acres, a Permaculture Farmstead in Hamilton, MT as we show you our most common forms of irrigation on the farm.

Weird Tropical Plants Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

I wasn't Ready for these 100 Chicks Good news is that these chicks arrive a day early and won't be stressing out in shipment. Bad news is we weren't quite ready. LIVE show inside my member area…

How I got Ready for 100 chicks + Didn’t Lose it when I Failed Getting the brooder ready for 100 new chicks and explaining HOW I structure my days to live this ideal lifestyle. I'll guide you into your homestead dream, HERE:…

Book Projects and House Progress It has been one of those days, one of those crazy, crazy days. Making progress as I can, but it ain't easy. Join my new Unauthorized channel:…

Ideas on the Verge - Rammed Earth Construction with Tim J. Krahn Krahn about Rammed Earth Construction ! Tim is a registered…

Four, Must Have "I"s for Growing Food

Grow Your Own Caffeine Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Stephan Harding Off the Grid • Permaculture • Simple living • Nature Kids • Unschooling.

How to make Raised Beds - Easy + Long-lasting

Skirret - Propagating by division in early spring Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

The Best Way to Start Gardening What is the best way to start gardening? Peter sent me his gardening story, which we'll talk about today, then springboard into the very best way to get started as…

Crazy Amount of Worms Changed My mind about Plastic Gardening I have a love hate relationship gardening with these gardening silage tarp but then I found ALL these worms and worm castings. Easily thousands of…

Using Strategic Planning For Your Green Business Success: Bill Bean A veteran management and strategic planner and professor, Bill Bean discusses the value of strategic planning and a disciplined approach to promoting your…

Simple Raised Beds - Scalable, adjustable, easy to assemble! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Edible Garden Landscaping, Spring Update 2019 Check out our #Edible #Garden #Landscaping in #USDA Zone 8 USA.

The Forested Garden: What is a Food Forest? Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

I'll Put Hundreds of Chickens Downstairs + Wife said OK. Looking for a NEW place to brood baby chicks, then I realized there's this great spot right below our house. But, will the wife approve? I'll teach you everything…

New England Woods in Early Spring Some of the work of Whole Systems Design and our research farm in the Mad River Valley of VT. Also checkout our Vimeo channel and website: www.wholesystemsdesign.com.

Tropical Vs. Temperate Gardening Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Forest Fire Too Close to Home ~ Helicopter Rescue Sudden forest fire next door causes unbelievable smoke and is way too close for comfort. Thankfully fire fighting helicopters come to the rescue and mother…

Permaculture Design & Toby Hemenway's Lesson on soil basics: Prelude discussion Toby Hemenway gave a gift to the world through permaculture, and this is a preamble to Toby's lesson on soil basics which follows this video. Healthy soil is…

Permaculture Patterning with Animal Systems - Part 2 In part one of 'Permaculture Patterning with Animal Systems,' we explored some of the animal systems we are using in our cycles at Zaytuna Farm, in this case,…

Treatment Free Beekeeping Update, 100% Survival, Late winter 2019, this year's bee colonies have all survived thus far… fingers crossed… An update here.

This New Greenhouse Vent + Table is Impressive Today Jason builds custom greenhouse tables and installs NEW ventilation in this Ana White Greenhouse design. I'll teach you to grow more food, HERE:…

Two Cold-Hardy Avocados That Can Take the Frost Today we look at a fantastic "Fantastic" avocado and a "Joey," and we hear just how many avocados one of these young trees bore. Dave Taylor of Taylor…

Fast-Tracking Food Forest Permanence We're transforming this patch of bacterial-dominated grass into a fungal-dominated tree system with dense cultivation of fast-growing hardy tree legumes,…

Annuals vs. Perennials: Which is Better? Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Minor Tweak and these Raised Beds Look Much Better The Wife was ok with how they were, but I had to make this ONE change. Now our raised beds look sooooo much better. I'll teach you how to design your farm,…

Electric Wheelbarrow - Build part 2 - Modifying charger and wiring Read all this before starting, check out all links, watch all videos, and see if its a good fit as a project for you! DISCLAIMER: We tried our best to document as…

Electric Wheelbarrow - Build part 1 - Intro and Start Read all this before starting, check out all links, watch all videos, and see if its a good fit as a project for you! DISCLAIMER: We tried our best to document as…

Ask Me Anything - Goodstream #034 Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Odd, but Brilliant Way to Fill Raised Garden Beds We're building Hugelkultur raised beds, which means we're filling 1/3 of them with rotting wood! Not only is this beneficial in more than one way, it helps us fill…

Raised Beds So Easy, We built SIX in a day Family of six set out to build SIX “hurricane” proof raised beds in JUST one day,…. And they succeed! This is how it happened.

Three Amazing Fruit Trees You Should Grow - Goodstream #033 These aren't just tropical fruits, either - these three trees have a huge range, and they're easy to grow, uncommon, and delicious! Watch this…

Teaching permaculture design as a path to self-sufficiency: Jack Spirko Jack Spirko built his Podcast from zero to over 15000 listeners per day, teaching permaculture design as a path to self-sufficiency. Jack offers useful tips on how…

Spring Update: Greenhouse, Chaga Sap, Shallots, Kholrabi, Root Cellar, etc. Some of the work of Whole Systems Design and our research farm in the Mad River Valley of VT. Also checkout our Vimeo channel and website: www.wholesystemsdesign.com.

Organic #Gardening at Locklairs #Permaculture Project #Farm. Seabuckthorn, Bees and MORE ! Planting Seaberry and doing a hive inspection at the #Permaculture Project #Farm at Locklairs. Way Beyond #organic #gardening.

How to Eviscerate a Pig to Prep for Butchering In this video Chef Mike shows you how to disembowel a pig to prepare your pig for butchering. Get this ENTIRE series on prepping your pig for butchering,…

Permaculture Patterning with Animal Systems - Part 1 Animal systems can be used to clear gardens for permanent systems, or they can be used as part of system cycles to rip up organic matter, eat insects, eat weed…

The United States of RoundUp - Goodstream #032 The amount of pesticide and herbicide use is insane - is there any answer? We must fight, one piece at a time. The most and least glysophate use:…

Building "Hurricane Proof & quot; Raised Beds Raised Garden Bed Kits didn't work out. Thankfully BIG Daddy to the rescue with this idea for THE most durable raised beds I've EVER seen. Today…

Permaculture Introduction - Toby Hemenway's Creating Gaia's Garden Lesson #1 Toby Hemenway discusses permaculture principles, explains permaculture zones and sectors, then discusses how to use resources to their highest purpose.

My Top 10 Favorite Gardening Tools - Goodstream #031 Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

David The Good Live at The Great South Florida Food Forest Project Want to grow your own Florida food forest? You can watch my complete 2-hour demonstration and tour of an 8-year-old South Florida Food Forest by supporting…

Here’s a Perfect Greenhouse Door Solution Today's vlog showcases this custom built dutch door for our Ana White Greenhouse that allows us for extra ventilation. ALSO in the vlog,…

A Beautiful Malay Apple A Malay apple, aka French cashew, in bloom. Thanks for watching! Please like and subscribe for more entertaining gardening videos. And quit worrying about…

Starting A Profitable Microgreens Business Grower Chris Thoreau will talk about growing your microgreens business from the ground up - from scaling to marketing to customer relations. Chris will also…

How To Garden in Clay - Goodstream #030 Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Why Boys Still Want to Be Farmers + Why that's OK Aspiring farmers visit in hopes of gaining a true experience of what it's like to Farm. Unfortunately much of culture frowns on the farming profession and…

Aquaponic Update: ABC Acres - Episode #169 Join ABC acres, a Permaculture Farmstead in Hamilton, MT as we get you caught up on our Aquaponic system development.

How to Scald Your Pig for Butchering Part two of my three part series, "How to Harvest and Prepare Your Pig for Butchering". Sign up for the FULL video series, HERE:…

Touring The 9-Year-Old Food Forest I Planted in North Florida After three years, I got a chance to visit and film at my old North Florida food forest. Despite some rough winters, adverse conditions, lack of tending and the…

Mastering Your Trees - Goodstream #029 Trees get big fast and they'll get away from you. If you do the right thing when they're young, however, you can keep them under control. Today we talk pruning,…

Gross Way I tell if Chickens are Laying Eggs This Way of Telling If a Chicken Lays Eggs Works but it's Gross. I'm going through my Icelandic flock today and picking out SIX of the best breeders bases on…

Bare Root - Planting Out a Package of Nettles Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

60,000 Subscribers and I am BACK in the TROPICS! Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Growing Starfruit in NORTH FLORIDA! In Summerfield, Florida, winter temperatures can dip down into the teens. This hasn't stopped one Good Gardener from successfully growing tropical fruit…

Raised Beds were a BUST, but Dad has a better Idea We got a raise garden bed kit thinking it would be easier than building them ourselves, but soon after we began, we quit. This is…

Insights From A Successful Permaculture Entrepreneur : Luke Callahan Interview Luke Callaghan is the author of the Complete Guide to Growing and Selling Microgreens, and co-creator of Profitable Urban Farming. Luke currently runs Small…

How + Why I killed my Pigs at Home Video #1 of this THREE Part Series, “Kill and Prep Your Pig For Butchering”. Access Video #1 and watch me successfully shot and bleed out a pig:…

Permaculture Homestead, Spring Teaser Tour 2019 Hey there Garden Fans Are you intrested in being a little more self sufficient? Subscribe, and see how we Raise Rabbits, Bees, Chickens and a complete Food Forest in the suburbs on 2000 Square Ft. Located in Zone 8 USA.

Spring Dumpage Big spring snowfall book ending this amazing winter. sap flowed through it all.

Toby Hemenway's Permaculture Legacy: biodiversity and sustainability by design Toby Hemenway gave a gift to the world through permaculture, and this is a preamble to Toby's introduction to permaculture course videos. Permaculture is…

Building the Best Greenhouse on the Internet This is exactly why we chose these Ana White Greenhouse plans from the Internet. Day three and four of the Ana White Greenhouse Build. See Day Two:…

Goose Chicken Egg - Blind Taste Test Today we find out WHO's the real Permaculture Chicken Ninja Master in this blind taste test of a GOOSE and CHICKEN eggs. Can we tell the difference?

Chicken TV - Morning Routine Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Taking the Hard Work Out of Composting! Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Man Beats Tractor Planting Trees with Unexpected Tool We rounded up the tractor to Dig holes for this Large tree planting project. But, is the trouble of a machine ACTUALLY as fast as a man with his…

Permaculture Business Success: Neil Bertrando's insights Neil Bertrando is a permaculture consultant, designer, and educator shares his thoughts about how he built his successful permaculture business, working in a…

GOOSE EGG ~ The Day our Goose Finally Laid her First Egg After a long year of waiting we finally find out what a REAL GOOSE EGG actually looks like. Plus, our plans for eating it. ALSO in the vlog, THREE things I'm…

Meet Us, Joel Salatin + Others at Homesteaders of America Come shake our hands, learn from Joel Salatin, Jill Winger at this Year's Homesteaders of American Conference, October 11th and 12th.

Super Cheap Water Catchment! Set these up and you're GOLDEN! Here's a redneck way to build a pond for no money, harvest rainwater and feed your plants - all in the same space! Some years ago a pool company gave me…

Q&A: Inhabiting Where Forest is Now Encroaching Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Unboxing a Custom Cutkay Cane Knife Machete WOW Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

Sharpening Stakes - Quick and Pointy with this chop saw trick! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Permaculture & the City Pt 2: How Permaculture Design Can Save The Day In Our Cities! Permaculture design can provide solutions to serious challenges facing our cities' urban ecosystems, solutions that create healthy, sustainable ecosystems for…

Florida's Delicious and Abundant Cocoplum While visiting Oleto River State Park, I discovered bush after bush of cocoplums. This lovely native plant has fruits that range from sweet…

Sunshine State Superstar Permaculture, homesteading, prepping, gardening, chickens, garden raps and lots of craziness somewhere in the tropics. The official YouTube channel of author and horticultural superstar David The Good.

It Is Blooming Just the other day I bemoaned the lack of blooms on this thing… and look at that! This seedling avocado has been growing for six years and in that time has…

Building with Light Clay Straw - Interview with Author Lydia Dolman Rob talks with Lydia Doleman about Light Straw Clay Construction ! Lydia Doleman, a…

Chicken Compost - 30+ yards of wood chips and we're back on track! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

I told my Kids They Could Buy Anything ~ What Happened Next will Make You Smile Over a year ago we promised our kids special gifts to celebrate and reward them for their role in our epic journey across American. Finally, our school but…

Chestnut Seeds Are Sprouting - Nursery work must begin! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

3 Solar Greenhouse DIY Lessons We Learned The Hard Way! We built our passive solar greenhouse several years ago and here are three greenhouse DIY lessons we would do differently if we were building it today.

Passive Solar Greenhouse - Heating our home and ready for seeding! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Theory in Practice: A Tour of Zaytuna Farm Take a 20-minute tour of our 66-acre Zaytuna Farm property. Throughout, I explain specific features of the farm, how these things came together, and why the…

Permaculture & The City Part 1 - Permaculture Needed To Save The Day! Our cities' urban ecosystem face serious challenges that urgently need permaculture design solutions; solutions that create healthy, sustainable ecosystems for…

Q&A: Explaining the Plant to Soil Mechanism Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Mountains of Compost = Happy Chickens Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Permaculture design based ranch booming using holistic ranch management Doniga and her family own and run a successful permaculture DESIGN based ranch that produces grass fed beef, pastured pork, grass fed lamb, and raw dairy…

Seed Starting Rack System AND Solar Dehydration Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Interview With Kelly Hart Author of Essential Earth Bag Building Permaculture #Earthbagbuilding #Naturalbuilding Kelly Hart is a pioneering earthbag builder, author, and filmmaker. The building of his multi-dome earthbag…

Wood Stove Clothes Drying - VERY simple and low cost systems you can easily make yourself Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Lets see some new channels! A simple experiment, hoping folks give it a go! If you are a small youtuber trying to grow your channel about homesteading, permaculture, gardening, or other…

The Power of Water Geoff Lawton is a world renowned Permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison, the founder of Permaculture.

Permaculture's Resilience If there's just ONE thing to take away from this short video, it's this: PERMACULTURE WORKS. It's practical. It gets results. Just look at the two farms, side-by-side…

10-Year Timeline of the Greening the Desert Project Our #10yearchallenge To learn more about this project and others, check out the Permaculture Masterclass series, here:…

20 Root Cellar - Passive, resilient and spacious! Edible Acres is a project in the Finger Lakes area of NY state focused on permaculture principles, forest gardening, and low cost and no cost approaches to simpler living.

Green is the New Silver : Crisis, Hope, and Permaculture Excerpt from our new documentary "Green is the New Silver : Crisis, Hope, and Permaculture." Check it out above, then click here to see the full…

Green is the New Silver Check out our new documentary-style film called "Green is the New Silver : Crisis, Hope, and Permaculture." Above is a short trailer and click here to see…

Cold Climate Urban Permaculture Rob Avis, a PDC graduate, discusses the challenges of growing food in Alberta, Canada. Despite the cold and arid conditions, production is possible year-round…