Blitz blogs

Permablitz #22 Deb's mini swales (Nov 2015)

Posted on August 24, 2016 at 1:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Who lives here - Deb and her dog Molly

Aim of the blitz - Build a mini swale to allow water into the dry-as-a-bone soil profile.

Project details - Mark out on-contour mini swale, fil...

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Permablitz #20 Katy and Greg's Place (April 2015)

Posted on August 23, 2016 at 11:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Who lives here - Katy and Greg Bates with their children Nathan (7) and Ruth (5).

Aims of the blitz - Move a huge 10m2 pile of soil to create two swales in the front yard allowing us to grow more vegetables.

Project details - Construct two berms (raised beds) in hugelkultur-style, down the slope of the existing grassy fron...

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Permablitz #7 - Cally's Place (Sept 2010)

Posted on October 3, 2010 at 2:25 AM Comments comments (2)

Who Lives Here Cally and her two dogs, Cassie and Kiki!


 Cally Directing!

Aims of the Blitz

The aim with my yard was to make it as productive as possible whilst still allowing my dogs some space to run around...

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