Paul Wheaton continues talking to Alex Ojeda about Sepp Holzer's Permaculture, and how Sepp manages his fruit trees. Sepp writes about choosing not to prune fruit trees. Paul talks about exceptions to this. They talk about making money with permaculture. They talk about farm subsidies and net income. Paul shares about his windy experience in Great Falls, Montana, and the presence of Russian Olive trees there. You can't buy the trees anymore there because it is being called a noxious weed. They talk about browsing, and the need to provide enough food for wild animals. Sepp also writes about his protective bone salve.
Discussing the podcast.
podcast 394 – Permaculture Smackdown on Appropriate Technology
podcast 393 – Joseph Lofthouse on plant breeding – part 2
podcast 392 – Joseph Lofthouse on plant breeding – part 1
podcast 391 – Permaculture Smackdown on Residual Income Streams
390 – Review of the food cure – part 2
389 – Review of the food cure – part 1
388 – Permaculture Smackdown on Kickstarters
387 – Wheaton Labs Goals – part 2