- Avoid bare soil as much as possible.
- Feed soils top-down through mulching.
- Minimize tillage.
- Tread lightly on the land.
- Create habitat for songbirds.
- Create habitat for invertebrates.
- Encourage flowering plants.
- Learn about and treasure “weeds.”
- Respect all the layers of the forest garden.
- Encourage fungi.
- Practice polyculture at every opportunity (there’s a world
of difference between organic sequential monoculture and what we do).
- Know your plants.
- Plant trees.