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by Mika
Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:14 pm
Forum: Links, links and more links
Topic: Sepp Holzer Root Cellar
Replies: 0
Views: 12293

Sepp Holzer Root Cellar

http://permies.com/t/1443/natural-build ... oot-cellar

I copy here a link about Sepp Holzer's Root Cellar construction process. I think it's very interesting for people who have terraced land ! This root cellar is one big wild dream I have yet to be accomplished, LOL :cheers:
by Mika
Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:12 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)
Replies: 7
Views: 2896

Re: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)

Oh no! It was a construction inspired by Sepp Holzer, not Bill Mollisson, hahaha
Here is the link , I think you might like it
http://permies.com/t/1443/natural-build ... oot-cellar
by Mika
Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:08 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)
Replies: 7
Views: 2896

Re: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)

Thank you Green Aura, I thought it was that :)
I read an article from Bill Mollison (Most famous permaculture teacher!) where he explained a way to keep food and livestock underground, in a terraced area. Will look if I find the article...
by Mika
Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)
Replies: 7
Views: 2896

Re: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)

Instead of using cement for the foundations we used lime, I don't know the english name for it, it's natural lime. You just mix it with water, it's corrossive so use gloves when you build you wall. Cob constructions are very easy to do, if you are interested in building something, I can help you a b...
by Mika
Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)
Replies: 7
Views: 2896

Re: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)

Doofaloofa, if you search by "M0", "M1" and "M2" in my blog's search button you will find the articles :)
Diggernotdreamer, what do you mean by a "root store"? You mean some kind of shed to keep/store roots?
by Mika
Tue Aug 25, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Eastern Spain :)
Replies: 6
Views: 1514

Re: Hello from Eastern Spain :)

LOLOL thank you all for your messages :D
Ina, I copy here the link to Project Nature Connect ;)
http://ecopsych.com
by Mika
Mon Aug 24, 2015 10:27 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What are you harvesting atm?
Replies: 108
Views: 28613

Re: What are you harvesting atm?

I didn't have much time this year to attend my vegpatch but I've dedicated myself to collect other things like perennial fruits and nuts. We are harvesting apples, figs and walnuts right now. Soon in the forest we will find tons of mushrooms :)
by Mika
Mon Aug 24, 2015 10:22 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)
Replies: 7
Views: 2896

Our future goat's house (COB-Bioconstruction)

Hello everybody, this will be my first post :cheers: I thought it would be cool to share with you our endeavours and development of a goat's cobhouse. We organised a workshop to build the foundations and the first 1 meter of adobe construction. A friend of ours who is architect have designed the who...
by Mika
Mon Aug 24, 2015 10:03 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Eastern Spain :)
Replies: 6
Views: 1514

Hello from Eastern Spain :)

Hello all, I'm a swiss woman living in Spain for about 28 years now :) I live in the mediterranean coast in a beautiful typical holmoak forest and I work my vegetable garden since I'm 13 years old, been changing of land and vegpatch too though. Now I'm really looking forward to go in the way of a ho...