Episode 15: Eliminating Fertilizer and Pest Control with Polyculture


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This is the last in a series of episodes about strategies for growing double the food with one tenth of the effort.

Conventional methods of controlling pests and fertilizing are time consuming, expensive, and have negative environmental consequences. By emulating nature and growing plants in a polyculture, we can eliminate the need for both while making better use of the water and sunlight falling on our plants.

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