Friday Forum Update: Is the Paperpot Worth It?
Is PaperPot Worth it And Other Questions from the Forum This Week:
Our first couple of weeks on the NTG forum has been bustling and a lot of good stuff can get buried quick, so every week we’re going to “upvote” some of the more interesting threads to give them a little more exposure.
First, there are threads for farmers in North Carolina (https://www.notillgrowers.com/growers-community/#!/findfellowfarmers:north-carolina-growers) and Kentucky (https://www.notillgrowers.com/growers-community/#!/findfellowfarmers:kentucky-growers) so far—if you’re in a different state, please feel free to start a new thread and connect with growers in your area! Or just show off that you live in a cool state like Hawaii. We don’t judge.
A debate about making your own compost evolved into a debate about whether compost is necessary at all. https://www.notillgrowers.com/growers-community/#!/no-till:ideas-for-making-compost-pr
And one of our resident no-till experts Alex from Ace of Spades questions—with some pretty convincing numbers—the cost-effectiveness of the PaperPot transplanter... countered with some likewise convincing numbers. Link: https://www.notillgrowers.com/growers-community/#!/no-till:true-costs-of-paper-pot
Go! Check out the forum and make sure to engage—myself, my partner Jackson, and many others have been having fun answering questions and even learning to see a few things we take for granted from a new perspective.