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Urban Food Revolution - Environment

<i>In</i> The Urban Food Revolution <i>(New Society Publishers, 2011), Peter Ladner draws on his political and business experience to show that we have all the</i> …

Urban Agriculture

Raising Chickens 101

<i>By Rob Ludlow</i><p><b>Why Raise Chickens?</b><p>Here are a few of the most frequently expressed reasons people raise chickens<p>● Easy and inexpensive to maintain<br>● Eggs …

10 Simple Steps Toward Self-Sufficiency | Wake Up World

Guest writer for Wake Up World<p>In a utopian world, we would be 100% self-sufficient. We would have enough food, enough water, enough power, and enough …

Garden Betty's Homemade Whole Grain Chicken Feed | Garden Betty

<i>Update: I also have a corn-free version of my homemade feed! And for easy formulating, download the Garden Betty Chicken Feed Calculator to easily</i> …

Antipasto Grill | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This recipe makes wonderful use of all of summer’s bounty. It’s the perfect option for a backyard get-together when you can mingle around the grill. Because of all the different vegetables and the long cooking time, be prepared to replenish the coals every 20 or so minutes if you’re using charcoal. …

How to Build a Hoop House for Frost Protection

Ribs attached to the left side Ribs bent over and finished Making the black pipe clips Laying out the plastic Top of the plastic attached Finished …

Hearty Fresh Vegetable Soup Recipe Plus Easy Vegetable Stock

I love making a big pot of vegetable soup. Especially when my fridge is overflowing with all sorts of produce like parsnips, peppers, carrots and …

ethereally smooth hummus

For as long as I have written this website — yes, even longer than it has been since I told you the wee white lie that Paula Wolfert’s hummus was all …

Family-friendly Urban Aquaponics - Milkwood: permaculture courses, skills + stories

Justine and her family live in inner-suburban Sydney. They have a small yard. And her garden grows fun, food and fish… right next to the cubby …

The US professionals quitting the rat race to become farmers

<b>Farming has always been a hard way to make a living.</b><p>Now, a small but - anecdotally - growing group of Americans are leaving the structure and security of an office job for the gruelling, yet rewarding work of earning money from the land.<p>Some want to be a part of improving the food supply for …

Farming

Our Tiny Pickling Party

It’s getting to be that time of year when you start to think about how to save as much of your harvest as possible. Right now the Tomatoes, Peppers, …

10 Tips for the Beginning Gardener—What I Learned in Year One

The other day, a friend with a newly acquired balcony asked what kind of containers she should buy and what she should plant. I responded by …

6 Surprising Fruits You Can Grow Organically Indoors in Containers!

<i>Image via Shutterstock</i> Most backyard gardens focus on vegetables and herbs—not only are they easy to grow and packed full of nutrients, they're also …

Gardening

How to Create a Custom Homestead on ANY size of Land! - Weed 'em & Reap

Remember when I forced, er I mean, “lovingly persuaded” my husband to create our very own urban farm? Even though I was sick and dealing with a lot …