Haydn Rigby

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Paradise lost? What happened to Ireland's model eco-village

It was conceived as a model for environmental living in the 21st century – a self-governing eco-village which would be communal, carbon-neutral and self-sufficient.<p>The plans for Cloughjordan, a settlement in the heart of Ireland, provided for a working farm, solar power, an “edible landscape” and …

Sustainability

Spanish Garlic Shrimp (Gambas al Ajillo) Recipe

"Every Spanish restaurant serves this dish of shrimp cloaked in garlic-infused olive oil with smoky hints of paprika and a touch of sweetness from …

Seafood

It’s impossible to lead a totally ethical life—but it’s fun to try

You want to do the right thing. But in a world where it often seems impossible to eat, shop, drive, travel, or pretty much do anything without causing some measure of harm to others and the planet, leading an ethical life seems like a very tall order indeed.<p>It’s true that practically everything we …

Ethics

Infographic: 44 words and phrases that are killing your message

For good writing, less is often more.<p>Disposable comments and trivial remarks make reading more difficult for your audience and muddy the meaning of …

The One Mistake Nearly Everyone Makes When Pan Searing a Steak

Cooking a restaurant-worthy steak on the stovetop should not be a daunting task. Read through these blunders, resolve to avoid them, and you can …

Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and the US Army training exams, sit-ups are developing a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce …

Workouts

Reap *major* anti-inflammatory benefits by making this super-simple ginger tea

Selena Gomez famously takes a ginger shot every morning because it “[kills] everything inside—all of the bad things,” as revealed on <i>The Late Late</i> …

The Customer Experience (CX) is changing — here’s how to keep up

<b>Customers have never had higher expectations. Competitors are upping their game when it comes to delivering customer experiences, using the latest</b> …

5 Tactics to Win a Negotiation, According to an FBI Agent

It was 1998 and I was standing in a narrow hallway outside an apartment on the 27th floor of a high-rise in Harlem. I was the head of the New York …

Here's How That Person With the Perfect Life Is Different From the Rest of Us

Doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity.<p>Successful people are the ones you should want to emulate. They understand that doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity. Want ideas on how to live a better life? Here are nearly two dozen daily habits practiced by …

Massage Therapy

Off-Grid Guest House

Overlooking a ranch on the coast of California, the Off-Grid Guest House preserves the integrity of the natural surroundings with an integrated …

Architecture

Flaris LAR 1 Personal Jet

It's time to start cleaning out the garage. At just 27-feet long, the Flaris LAR 1 Personal Jet is equipped with detachable wings so it can fit into …

Why you’ll never throw away another lemon peel | Tom Hunt

Good lemons are knobbly, juice-filled and can be eaten whole, like apples – rind, flesh, the lot. But it wasn’t until I visited Sicily that I really understood what a proper lemon tasted like. Stout trees populate the villages, littering the ground with their fruit and, in season, lemons are eaten …

Recipes

What Separates Millionaire Entrepreneurs From The Rest Of Us? Hint: It's Not What You Think

Knowing the "what" is not enough to thrive in business.<p>If you are an entrepreneur fighting your way to the top, one great approach to rapidly growing your business is to learn from multimillion-dollar business owners who've been there, done that.<p>At the end of the day, who doesn't love a …

This essential oil can take on superbugs (and it’s probably already in your pantry)

Over time, superbugs have gotten stronger. The antibiotics that used to work against the hard-to-treat bacteria are often no longer effective, and …

Regenerative Agriculture Is the Answer to Save Your Health

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p><i>“A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself.”</i> That’s a quote from Franklin D. Roosevelt, who clearly knew something most people, …

Unf*ck the World – Edmund Hillary Fellowship

Melissa Clark-Reynolds calls herself a food futurist. Building upon her experiences as a technologist and bee keeper, she’s the first independent …

In Search of Sacred Ground: Regenerative Agriculture’s Lessons for the Whole of our Lives

Recently, I had the privilege of participating in the first Annual General Meeting of Regeneration Canada, an organization dedicated to growing the …

Growing a Resilient & Regenerative Future in Kenya – A Permaculture Story

—By Sheena Shah<b>Any permaculture project is a story</b>. It’s not just designing the landscapes, but it’s really about designing your own life and shaping …

Urban Agriculture: Could Regenerative Cities Feed Themselves?

<b>One of the dimensions in Western civilisation’s relentless march towards “development” has been the increasing scale of our agriculture – not just a</b> …

Introducing Myself - Social Permaculture and Regenerative Societies

Well hello Steemit.<p>I was referred here by a friend of mine after finding a distinct lack of autonomy in my life. Like most of us, we feel taken …

Regenerative agriculture business- How to stat it? | agri-enterprise plans

<b>What is Regenerative Agriculture?</b><p>Regenerative agriculture is a process of farming techniques to increase the biodiversity and soil fertility by using …

A World of Good Through Regenerative Agriculture

Diestel compost<p>Did you know that one yard of our Diestel compost can do the job of ten yards of commodity compost made in a nearby city? What’s the …

Carbon farming works. Can it scale up in time to make a difference?

<b>(AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)</b><p>The knowledge and tools to sequester carbon on farmland have blossomed rapidly in California<p>Twilight Greenaway<p>June 24, 2018 7:29pm (UTC)<p><i>This story first appeared on Civil Eats.</i><p>Lani Estill is serious about wool. And not just in a knitting-people-sweaters kind of way. Estill and …

Land for Sustainable Farming

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedIn<p>“The Sustainable Iowa Land Trust or SILT was launched 2015 to help save and protect the best of the family farm – …

Farming With International Biodiversity

One by one, little by little, farmers who once embraced all the toxic chemical forms of agriculture, from pesticides to herbicides to the …

Anshul Aggarwal - MIT Manipal Engineer Who Is Healing The World With Conscious Farming

Here’s another story of an Indian boy who pursued Engineering, but today is a farmer! What makes the story special is not the fact that he too was …

Regenerative buzz in land agriculture

Mary Bonet<p>Local Landcare groups hosted a sell-out forum in Yass last month to discuss how rural communities can and are making a difference to global …

Regenerative Agriculture and Knowledge Sharing

<b>Why we need better agriculture</b><p>Our agricultural system as currently constructed will not allow for the sustainable scaling of food production to match …

Farming For Resilience

This is the final article in a three-part series on ‘regrooving’ NZ agriculture. In my first article, I focused on the links between flavour and …