CompostingPermaculture Good “Chop ‘n’ Drop” Video by David The Good November 23, 2012August 4, 2015 written by David The Good November 23, 2012August 4, 2015 Amazon.com Widgets Share this post!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestRelated posts:Using Seaweed in the GardenThe Survival Gardener Book of the Week #7: Sepp Holzer's PermacultureComposting Success in WashingtonUrine is a Great Fertilizer... EXCEPT FOR DRUGS!!!Making Another Batch of Dave's Fetid Swamp Water(TM) chop and dropchop n. droppermacultureverge permaculture 3 comments FacebookTwitterGoogle +PinterestRedditWhatsappEmail David The Good previous post Response From the Padin’s – the Helvenston’s Neighbors Who Contacted Code Enforcement next post Winky and Ricky Make Biochar Related Articles Clear Plastic vs. Black Plastic for ROASTING Grass/Weeds July 5, 2016 When Life Gives You Scrubland, Plant an Amazing... June 2, 2015 Chickens AGAIN! August 24, 2016 Why You Should Quit Burning Stumps August 29, 2018 What Can Go In Compost? (The Rules are... March 1, 2017 Compost Your Enemies May 27, 2017 Runaway Pumpkin Success and a Seminole Pumpkin Soup... August 4, 2014 Gardening Failure (And How to Beat It!) July 20, 2016 The Ultimate Fruiting Permaculture Hedge? April 22, 2019 Experiments in Creating Terra Preta April 29, 2017 3 comments rycamor November 23, 2012 - 9:01 pm Most excellent. So what would be the recommended set of plants (and which order to plant them) to rescue typical sandy central Florida soil with its thin layer of grass? After seeing One Straw Revolution I'm trying to imagine what the Central Florida parallel for this would be. How can we do more by doing less? Reply rycamor November 23, 2012 - 9:02 pm The link text doesn't seem to be highlighted: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSKSxLHMv9k&feature=youtu.be Reply Survival Gardener, AKA David the Good November 24, 2012 - 3:51 am I read One Straw Revolution and found it quite interesting. Some of his soil improvement ideas are revolutionary, for sure. Here I think the key would be trees and shrubs. The only thing that ever looks really good here is the woods. Your biochar experiments are likely a good start. Tithonia diversifolia is a good bet, too, as are perhaps giant grasses like Sudan grass. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.