Jon M

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Build the Ultimate Backyard Garden with a Hugelkultur Raised Bed

Turn an unused corner of your backyard into an impressive DIY garden with the hugelkultur raised bed garden technique!<p>According to permaculture expert Paul Wheaton:<p>Hugelkultur is nothing more than making raised garden beds filled with rotten wood. This makes for raised garden beds loaded with …

11 Vegetables Anyone Can Grow on Their Own

1. <b>Sprouts</b><p>Growing your own sprouts is quite easy, and you don't need a whole lot of space either; they can even be grown indoors. Sprouts may be …

Green Aker: These kits let you make your own urban farm

There’s been a recent crowdfunding trend for indoor gardens — a way for apartment dwellers to grow their own vegetables beyond a single tomato plant …

Urban Agriculture

Desktop aquaponics system turns your fish tank into a garden

Ornamental aquariums are so pre-apocalypse. It's time to turn your fish tank into something more useful, like a platform for growing food. The …

20 Green Businesses in Boulder

The City of Boulder is known for making environmental protection a top priority, with its official mandate to become a zero-waste community, where at …