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:The Paiute Deadfall TrapGrow or DieBEWARE: This Manure will DESTROY Your Garden!Growing Peach Trees from SeedAn Excellent Summation of my Amendment Tests 2 comments PinterestWhatsappEmail David The Good previous post What Can You Do With a Tiny Lot? (Updated) next post Tipi Yam Trellis Related Articles Does it make sense to grow grains on... August 27, 2019 Fall Gardening Guide: My Top 3 High Calorie... September 27, 2016 David The Good’s Secrets to Growing Better Produce August 11, 2016 Grow or Die April 27, 2017 What’s the Most Important Desert Survival Skill? September 19, 2016 The Paiute Deadfall Trap September 7, 2016 #LifeGoals July 10, 2018 BEWARE: This Manure will DESTROY Your Garden! September 11, 2018 The EU Proposes Banning Disposable Plastic Products May 29, 2018 Best Job Choice: A Pastor Farmer! October 23, 2018 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.