Intensive gardening: Grow more food in less space

Categories: How To
Published on: April 29, 2016

Mother Earth News / Linda A. Gilkeson / February/March 2014

Intensively-Planted-Beautiful-GardenWhether you grow food on a spacious homestead or are digging into your first urban garden, ditching the plant-by-rows approach and instead adopting intensive gardening techniques can help you grow a more productive garden that’s also more efficient to manage. These methods will open up a new world when it comes to small-space gardening, which can be so much more than just a few lone pots on a balcony. If you do it right, you can grow more food in less space and put an impressive dent in your household’s fresh-food needs.