Posts Tagged ‘video’

Creating a home greywater system

 I’ve blogged a lot about water over at GentleDescent – I think living in a seven-year drought tends to make you realise how much we take water for granted. This is particularly true in the garden, where it is quite easy to go through hundreds of litres with a hose or sprinkler without even realising. We’ll be having Rainwater Tanks, but a large part of their output will be going into the house. To really ensure we have enough water for all the amazing food I want to grow, we’ll need to look at re-using our greywater too. The video below from the great guys at Peak Moment shows an interesting, low-energy greywater system – something I’ll definitely have to think about.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE video

I’m looking at John Jeavons’ GROW BIOINTENSIVE methods as a way to enable us to grow enough food in an urban garden. I’ll be writing more about this soon, but here is a good basic video introduction: