Like me, lots of folks sign up for a permaculture design course to improve their gardening techniques and learn about how to heal our planet.
However students quickly learn that permaculture is actually a new way of solving problems – virtually all problems – by using nature-tested methodologies.
Orange Trees in Colorado
Imagine picking oranges from your tree growing in your very own Forest Garden Greenhouse while outside everything is covered a foot deep in snow.
That is the daily winter reality for Permaculture teacher Jerome Osentowski.
What would life be like if we created no trash? No packages to throw away, everything that can be recycled is. What would the grocery store look like? How about fast food restaurants? How would…
During our podcast on this topic we mentioned quite a few ideas and resources that may come in handy if you are looking to make your home more sustainable. Here are a few: Building: weather…
Marianne and Jenise are joined by homesteading blogger Brad Rowland of Highly Uncivilized to discuss the ideal sustainable home and how to make your existing home more like it. Lots of great tips and resources are shared. For links to some of the resources we shared, click here. To view the recorded video of this Blab session, click here.
Two thousand, two hundred people are locked out of their jobs due to a contract dispute. That is a lot of people out of work! And, I am sure, a lot of people are very worried…
Drier climates have people the world over seeking ways to make the most of the water they have. Brook Sarson of H2O-ME provides an important resource in Southern California. In this interview she talks about rainwater catchment and grey water recycling.