Incorporating small livestock into your landscape system may sound outrageous, but it makes sense to balance the extraction of food crops with the input of animal-based nutrients such as chicken manure. This arrangement replicates ancient agricultural systems and is one of the core principles of permaculture. On this planet, plants and animals support one another;
leaving the animals out of your system forces you to import expensive (and inferior) fertilizers to make up the difference. But when you add animals to your sustainable landscape, you get to enjoy the benefits of both plant and animal productivity.
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How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.