Paul Gautschi

Gardener and Arborist

Paul Gautschi is an arborist and gardener based in Washington. Paul’s regenerative organic gardening method mimics the way the natural forest generates healthy, resilient, fertile soil. The technique is simple -- cover the soil. Then practice these growing principles: No tilling. No chemical fertilizers, herbicides, or pesticides. No matter the soil condition or climate, the results are astounding and the benefits to the health of the soil, humankind, and the environment are unprecedented.

"Back to Eden: Growing No-Till Gardens and Fruit Trees"

  • How to install a Back to Eden garden in the Spring
  • How to maintain a Back to Eden garden
  • The quickest and easiest way to start seeds in a Back to Eden garden
  • Best ways to compost wood chips
  • The difference between arborist wood chips and composted wood chips
  • Paul's favorite chicken breeds
  • How to install a Back to Eden raised bed garden
  • How to plant in containers
  • A quick update on Paul Gautschi's health
  • and more!