This course is all about mulch – a marvelous material that can bring all kinds of benefit to your permaculture plot. You’ll discover the multitude of benefits that using mulch can bring to your garden beds – from improving the soil to protecting the plants. A comprehensive guide to the range of options for mulch material is also included, as are specific strategies for getting the most from your mulch. The course also includes information of living mulches, and advice on when an inorganic material might be the right choice. Having studied this course you will also have the confidence to make the right mulch choice for your site and your aims, as well as be able to identify common problems with mulch – and be able to remedy them.