Articles Reforesting Land with Orange Peels by David The Good May 10, 2018 written by David The Good May 10, 2018 I reposted my article on the craziest reforestation project I’ve seen yet. Check it out over at The Grow Network. Share this post!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestRelated posts:What's the Most Important Desert Survival Skill?What I Learned From Building a Cob Rocket Stove7 Staple Crops for Northern Gardeners (@ The Grow Network)Published in Self-Reliance MagazineMake Your Own Cranberry Relish with Jamaican Sorrel! 2 comments FacebookTwitterGoogle +PinterestRedditWhatsappEmail David The Good previous post What Can You Do With a Tiny Lot? (Updated) next post Tipi Yam Trellis Related Articles Planting Seeds the Easy Way May 31, 2018 Growing and Processing Coffee July 12, 2017 Sudden Genius Syndrome August 8, 2018 Land Use in the United States and How... August 3, 2018 Cracker Houses Make Sense in Hot Climates December 21, 2018 What I Learned From Building a Cob Rocket... January 20, 2017 The Prepper’s Top 20 August 13, 2018 Growing Peach Trees from Seed October 24, 2019 Coffee, Whiskey, and Cigars Longevity Diet February 8, 2017 How to Rescue a Garden Destroyed by Grazon... February 8, 2019 2 comments Craig May 10, 2018 - 2:15 pm The dried (in the sun) peels break down into a superabsorbant polymer that holds water. Works better if you throw in avocado peels according to a girl from South Africa that made a super absorbent biodegradable polymer from dried orange and avocado peel that works as well as commercial water storage crystals for soils: Combatting drought with a Low-Cost, biodegradable Superabsorbent Polymer made out of ORANGE PEELS https://www.googlesciencefair.com/projects/en/2016/deb654bce83b15eed364f52fa8685634649014602eca78858c58fec00aa6041a You have to be careful with dry orange peels, if they catch fire they’ll smoulder and flame and stink to high heaven. I’ve seen people light dried peel to start their wood stoves instead of paper. Reply David The Good May 10, 2018 - 5:24 pm You find the most awesome stuff, Craig. That is totally cool. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.