The Biointensive Garden: Getting the Most Out of a Small Garden

You don’t need a lot of land to create a biointensive, sustainable garden. Step 1 is finding a method that works for you.

The French Intensive method involves never leaving beds fallow, but instead planting with heavy feeders (like tomatoes and corn) followed by heavy givers (like legume and cover crops), followed by light feeders (lettuces).
Photo by Christy Wilhelmi