getting rid of the bermuda - 6mil plastic - garden on top of the plastic
elapsed time 1 year
remove the soil - cut the plastic
elapsed time : 15min
peel back the plastic - no bermuda to be found!
fork the native soil - lift and replace - no turning!
complete - remember ... no turning!
elapsed time : 30min
apply 12" of composted organic matter - let the chickens help!
elapsed time : 45min
apply mulch ... 4" of organic material (straw + leaves)
completed prep - its getting dark ... time for a shower!
elapsed time : 1hr + (1 year to get rid of the bermuda)