Calendar

September
Maintenance
-Permaculture Principles and Ethics
-Permaculture Design; plant communities and leverage, needs and yields
-Diversity- a complex system (web of life), where living organisms exist in beneficial relationships to each other.
Science:
-Black Soldier Fly Larvae Inquiry
-Let nature do the work: pollinators and pest control


October
Maintenance
Nitrogen Fixers: alfalfa, beans, clover, cowpeas, lupines, peanut, soybean, and vetches.
– Soil Profiles
Science
-Soil Biology (soil food web): bacteria, fungi, protozoa, nematodes, arthropods, earthworms


November
Maintenance
catch and store energy, gather leaves to store in the garden
Science
-Decomposition- The work of fungi, bacteria and earth worms.
December
Maintenance
-Organic insulation for non-native plants
Science
plant propagation- layering, cuttings, roots, and seeds
January
Maintenance
Science
February
Maintenance
Science
March
Maintenance
Science

April
Maintenance
Science
May
Maintenance
Science


June/July/August
Maintenance