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The New Earth Homestead is a project of Terra Nova.
Our mission is to:
INSPIRE AND EDUCATE ABOUT THE JOYS AND REWARDS OF URBAN HOMESTEADING.
If you would like to schedule a tour of our homestead please call us at 831-425-3514
The New Earth Homestead is both a food producing homestead and a Permaculture demonstration. What is Permaculture?
“Permaculture is a design system that reconciles human communities with the ecological imperatives of a living planet.”
Here is an early design for the New Earth Homestead using Permaculture principles.
and the actual landscape
a flow form
Rain water catchment and a worm bin
a chamomile bed
ours chickens, the ‘Herb Girls’
brown and green chicken eggs
Honey, eggs, tomatos, potatos, apples, pears, grapes,
chayote’, mashua, lavender, corn, hops, rose hips and fava beans.