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:Jackfruit Seeds as a Cocoa AlternativeQuit Throwing Out the Scary Stuff: Compost It Instead!The EU Proposes Banning Disposable Plastic ProductsThe Prepper's Top 20Does it make sense to grow grains on your homestead? 2 comments PinterestWhatsappEmail David The Good previous post What Can You Do With a Tiny Lot? (Updated) next post Tipi Yam Trellis Related Articles Cracker Houses Make Sense in Hot Climates December 21, 2018 Grow or Die April 27, 2017 Sudden Genius Syndrome August 8, 2018 Start Fall Gardening Like Your Life Depends On... August 25, 2016 Growing Peach Trees from Seed October 24, 2019 My Epic 3-Bin Compost System November 27, 2019 The Prepper’s Top 20 August 13, 2018 Christmas Nostalgia December 25, 2016 Planting Seeds the Easy Way May 31, 2018 Coffee, Whiskey, and Cigars Longevity Diet February 8, 2017 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.