Craig the gardenless, watching you watching me. Melbourne, Australia.

I literally knew nothing about soils at the start of 2015 when I planted my first seed. Then I stumbled across permaculture on my search for ways of living off the land frugally and self-sufficiently. Along the way with The International Year of Soils in 2015 these two worked together to plant a seed in me and since then I’ve been on a soils quest to learn.

I started this site in 2017 as a place to keep my notes, and as somewhere to expand on my thoughts. A lot of my posts are inspired by videos I watch from my YouTube search term subscriptions, and the compulsion to expand on comments I leave, which seem better served as a blog post based upon some of the depressing replies I get…