If there is one concept that can free up our resources
and our energy used to maintain landscapes,
its the idea of shade tolerant crops.
Growing plants like coffee, cacao, currants, gooseberries...
not to mention mushrooms and leafy greens.
All thriving underneath established trees that are producing a crop as well.
We can grow food and cash crops under trees,
and many of us can do that year round.
Another article about the topic can be found
*here* at GardeningKnowHow.com
When we realize how easy and profitable it can be
to grow crops underneath established trees,
we can free ourselves from all the headaches involved
with plowing and tilling the living soil underneath.