The Earthly Allure of a Hügelkultur
By: Bob Underschultz
With a little soil and toil, AWES has created a small hügelkultur. What on earth is a hügelkultur you ask? Well, a hügelkultur is a permaculture technique wherein one creates a mound of soil and biomass with a core of dead woody material to be used for growing herbaceous plants, shrubs, or small trees.