Peter Cook got the idea for growing his own furniture in 1986. Nowadays he's a regular master at the refined art of tree shaping — guiding trees into desirable designs as they grow. Perhaps his most notable piece is the Pooktre chair.
People think I'm mad because I let my chickens roam about the garden. I have to protect a few plants like salads and the cabbage family but there's loads of other plants they don't touch or damage. I've a set in flickr called "Chickens in the vegetable garden" here : www.flickr.com/photos/hardworkinghippy/sets/7215761528827... To find out more about us and our garden and animals, my blog is: lafermedesourrou.blogspot.com/