Lotus Garden Newsletter for Homesteaders. 7th April 2021

in Natural Medicine5 days ago

It's April already, Easter has been and gone, so how are those northern gardens going as spring settles in? Perhaps you can let us know in the garden journal challenge and if it's autumn where you are we'd love to see what's happening in your garden too.

image.png



Things happening in the community.

@riverflows has this month's Garden Journal Challenge up and running, for sharing gardens small and large.

image.png

@pennsif continues to bring us the sustainability curtain digest highlighting posts on sustainable living.

image.png

At @naturalmedicine there is a spirituality challenge running until 17th April.

divider.fw.png


Some highlights of the week

Farm life certainly has a lot going on especially when you're new to it. @edprivat and family have had a busy month as the new chickens settle in, posts go in, trees get rescued from creepers and much more.

image.png


After losing a lot of mango trees in the droughts, it will take around a decade to being new trees to fruiting point, so @breezin has been working on other potential cash crops in the interim. This week she shows us how she is starting dragonfruit from fresh fruit seeds.
image.png


I thoroughly enjoyed this lighthearted description on composting and kids from @bobydimitrov. What a relaxed and refreshing approach to that process and life in general.
image.png



Even if you don't have soil to grow directly in, you can still make a paved area into a garden, as @latifah1 demonstrates with her chilli plants in polybags...and a pretty garden it is too.
image.png

Each week one of our featured authors will be selected to be a 5% beneficiary of The Lotus Garden newsletter. This week @bobydimitrov will receive this award.


Thank you for stopping by. This week's newsletter was brought to you by @minismallholding.

divider.fw.png

Earn Instantly For Writing Natural Health Content

Earn LOTUS and HIVE rewards for sharing your natural health content on www.naturalmedicine.io. If you don't already have a HIVE account, you can sign up for FREE here. We support writers sharing about herbalism, TCM, yoga, meditation, vegan and other healthy diets, as well as earth centred practices such as foraging, permaculture and biodynamics - read more about us here!


DelegateIICommunityIIDiscordIILotuschat

image.pngimage.png

image.png

Sort:  

Congratulations to @bobydimitrov. great work.

Que lindo. Me encanta mucho el campo de florecitas blancas. El blanco y el verde queda muy bien juntos. Me fascina la naturaleza.

glad u have all these health tribes and food, can u please make nfts on wax and back them with posts that show you have been growing food? https://wax.atomichub.io then we can pay peopel to grow their own organic food and get all into organic food

https://joinseeds.com on @hellotelos can help maybe u can join them