Small scale farming- from planting to harvesting and preparing your own edibels! Inspiration, facts, tips and trix for urban home owners and balcony farmers - as well as for city planners (!). Think sustainablility. THIS BOARD IS NOT ABOUT PREPPING. It´s for URBAN, and ON GRID(!), "farmers". NO propaganda or ads. Thanks!
Meet the Tenacious Gardeners Putting Down Roots in "America's Most Desperate Town" No matter where you live, you can put down roots.
How to make your own Aloe Vera Juice and Gel from your own plant at home. Click image to learn how! Repin!
Beginning beekeepers have plenty of company and great advice from our beekeeping bloggers who've been there and cah help you with shortcuts and wise advice. - From MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Small Space Gardening - Grow Cucumbers On A Trellis - OhMy-Creative.com
Vertical Gardening: Grow Up, Not Out, for More Vegetables and Flowers in Much Less Space: Derek Fell
Make a healthy salsa for dipping or adding to other healthy foods to spice things up. My power snack: 1/2 cup Lentils or pinto beans spiced (lightly sprinkled) with onion powder, garlic powder, chili powder, paprika and mixed with salsa. Kick it up with a sprinkle of Chia seeds and BAM....one powerful protein and fiber packed snack. Tweak and have fun.
How to Construct a "Drought Pod"- fueled by food waste and moisture retention using strawbales - Mother Earth News
Glued pennies to the side of my square foot garden bed to keep slugs away. Slugs and snails won't cross copper.
Drought-Tolerant Crops, Resilient Perennials and More: You can employ several strategies for growing food while coping with drought and climate change, including planting dozens of recommended varieties of short-season, more drought-tolerant crops. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.