Last year we got serious with growing our own food, and this year, we’re finally starting to see lot more production in our plants after learning a lot through trial and error. Growing food is so important right now, it’s empowering in these times of uncertainty, especially with concerns of supply-chain issues.Continue reading Our Gardening & Urban Homesteading in 2022
Food & Medicinal Plant Foraging
Edible and medicinal plant tour with Michelle of Pensacola Permaculture.
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Plant a Tree w/ Duane Tant
This is Duane Tant of Lunahill, Pensacola, FL. Lunahill is a forest garden created out of Duane’s love for gardening and ecosystems. Coming from a systems engineering background, Duane is an inspiring individual making a difference in his community of Pensacola and the world at large by bringing awareness of topics like Food Forests, Watershed, and canopy restoration.
Learn about Duane’s forest garden project at LunaHill.US.
For more in-depth information regarding these topics, and to find more events like this in Pensacola, please check out 850eco.
Harvest 4 Health Tour W/ Greg Miller
Welcome to Lunahill Forest Garden!
This is Duane Tant of Lunahill, Pensacola, FL. Lunahill is a forest garden created out of Duane’s love for gardening and ecosystems. Coming from a systems engineering background, Duane is an inspiring individual making a difference in his community of Pensacola and the world at large by bringing awareness of topics like Food Forests, Watershed, and Canopy Restoration.Continue reading Welcome to Lunahill Forest Garden!
Earth Day – Pensacola Florida
Pensacola celebrated its 32nd annual Earth day festival on April 23rd at Bayview park. We had a great time at the @earthdaypensacola festival and were marveled and inspired to see all of the community come together in reverence for this one and only beautiful planet of ours that we call Earth.
This video is a celebration of this community’s love and reverence for the Earth and all of its natural wonder. Whether through art, music, gardening, activism or just by being resonant with nature, we can all care for and celebrate this world in our own unique way.
We’re three months into 2022 now, but for many of us gardeners, the year has just begun, with warm weather and Springtime in the air it’s time to get busy and get planting.Continue reading Springtime Gardening!
Keepers of the Old Ways – Survival & Homestead Expo
On January 28-29th at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement in Blountstown FL, we had the great fun of going to the Keepers of the Old Ways Expo, there we got to learn about the old ways of life, how people cooked, hunted, foraged, clothed, built and so much more.
In the process we got to interview Willard Smith, founder of the Pioneer Settlement. Willard spoke to us about the importance of the old ways of life, and why we must cherish the things that got us to where we are today.Continue reading Keepers of the Old Ways – Survival & Homestead Expo
850eco – Co-Creating a Greener Pensacola
850Eco is an environmentally conscious community organization in North West Florida. 850eco sends out a monthly newsletter and regularly post about information, events, and projects relevant to creating a greener Pensacola. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to subscribe to their newsletter.
Winter Veggies to Grow in North West FL
Arianna here bringing you an assortment of veggies that I have found to be abundant and useful to grow during the winter time here in North West Florida. NW FL is a unique zone where temperature can flux between hot and cold, making it sometimes difficult to grow certain varieties of plants. But once you learn the right plants to work with, it is much easier to have a productive garden that grows delicious veggies for you all year round!