Finally, a permaculture article that doesn't read like a religion. These 9 permaculture principles are based on the concept of mimicking Nature. Suggestions and examples are given, so you can implement them in your own garden or farm. Just the science; no politics.
How To Start A Permaculture Garden! http://off-grid.info/blog/how-to-start-a-permaculture-garden/ Permaculture is an amazing way to work with nature - instead of against it. Check out this great tutorial to learn more.
Leaves, grass clippings, newspaper: become a mulch master with this chart.