Hold onto an extra 10,000 gallons of water in your landscape
Did you know that by adding 4” of mulch over 1000 square foot of soil will help your garden hold onto an additional 10,000 gallons of water.
If you don’t know how mulch feeds the soil microbes, and why that is important, check out our video.
You can get mulch in San Diego from

Tree Trimmers offer free mulch

Or approach your local tree trimmer and ask.

Winter/Spring 2017 Garden Workshops Rainwater Harvesting, Soil Building, Native Plants, Vegetable Gardening, Efficient Irrigation

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Diane Downey and Sheri Menelli specialize in earth-friendly landscaping practices, including vegetable gardening, rainwater capture, soil health, native plants, and efficient irrigation. Diane is a professional landscape designer with over 10 years’ experience, and Sheri is a certified permaculture designer with a six-year-old food forest in her backyard. Combined, they have over two decades of teaching experience. Their classes are taught to the public in the classroom, in the field, and via one-on-one garden coaching sessions.
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