[permaculture] The Potato, a slideshow from the BBC

Lawrence F. London, Jr. lflj at intrex.net
Tue Jun 17 03:41:23 EDT 2008


steveread wrote:

> 
> Here in Brittany, where we seem to be developing a Spring rainy season, it is becoming harder to grow potato's organically, mildew and blight are already present on ours and have been for 2 weeks or more, despite Bordeaux mixture.

What about very high, wide raised beds, with much organic matter and mulch?
Parallel rows of raised beds that drain away from the gardens; i.e. no standing water anywhere.








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