Procul omen abesto! Ovid and the Days to Come…

WE HAVE CHOICES.

WE HAVE THE POWER.

Bealtaine Cottage ~ Home of Goddess Permaculture and Earth Healing

Far be that fate from us…said Ovid over 2,000 years ago…

The Nursery at Bealtaine Cottage

It got me thinking of all I thought would not happen when I first took up growing…

Potting up in the polytunnel

We would not destroy our lifeline, the soil, for all that is necessary for life lies within…

And yet this is happening all over the developed world, and, everywhere else too!

Did you see the gigantically terrifying Dust-cloud that enveloped Phoenix, Arizona?

Reminiscent of the Dust-Bowl catastrophes of the hungry thirties…

In Permaculture we mulch…and mulch and…mulch! Building up layers of soil and goodness.

dealing with slugs, the seaweed methodThere is little need to dig, disturbing the ecological balance of the soil.

weed suppressing with cardboard

The fate that awaits us all is a depleted soil and thence a depleted Earth and this is happening every day in corporate controlled Agriculture…and there is a Land-Grab going on, have no doubt about that!

The Corporate monsters are on the march!

We must…

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2 Comments

  1. Pam

    Thank you for standing up for the soil and all its micro organisms. Mulch, mulch, mulch! That’s the way to go! It’s great you showed the use of cardboard to smother weeds/grass and start/expand new beds. Many thanks! I’m waiting for my three huge compost bins to cook down into lovely soil amendments. Stay snug for the winter! Pam

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