Posted by: leothegeo | 2016/08/09

Sheet Mulching

Sheet mulching consists of putting down old cardboard, newspaper and any other type of slowly biodegradable barrier, this in order to press down grass and weeds. On top you add a thick layer of compost, mulch, soil and other organic materials. You have now created a planting medium which with time will become a raised bed.

Permaculture expert Geoff Lawton explains further on.


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