Len Pense didn’t expect to be doing what he’s doing now and be so successful at it. He wanted to get away from everything and live peacefully in the Missouri Ozarks, only to find his system of raised bed survival gardening has drawn a lot of attention. In fact, he’s teaching classes and has written a book, showing people how to do it for themselves.
His raised bed system is low maintenance, intensive and organic. He says the 4 ft. X 16 ft. area can feed two people for a year in most areas, even in winter, offering a high return on the investment.
The reasonably priced classes are on gardening, including building the beds, planning and planting, canning, and cooking. Classes are mostly held on Saturdays. Space is limited and reservations are required.
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