No-Till Gardening: How to Grow More Food By Doing Less Work

February 27, 2022 at 2:35 am




Turning the soil “upside-down” exposes it to the sun and kills the microorganisms that keep it alive.

In the no-till gardening method seedlings are planted into tiny holes drilled with as little disturbance to the soil as possible. Credit: www.charlesdowding.co.uk

7 Simple Tricks to Bring Dead Soil Back to Life

February 25, 2022 at 9:37 pm




Stop tilling, weeding and fertilizing; add cover crops, compost, microbes and worms instead

One-Acre Permaculture Garden Feeds 50 Families

February 24, 2022 at 2:36 pm




One-acre garden provides fruit, veggies and eggs for 50 families with very little labor

More and more people are learning growing food doesn’t have to be hard work. When you work with nature instead of against it, it does much of the work for you.

Bill Gates: “Rich Countries Should be Eating 100% Synthetic Beef”

February 18, 2022 at 6:57 pm




“You can get used to the taste difference,”  Gates says of lab-grown meats, which he is heavily invested in

STUDY: Kombucha SCOBYs Purify Water 40% Better than Commercial Water Filters

February 16, 2022 at 9:38 pm




Forget your fancy, expensive water filters. Kombucha SCOBYs are free and do a better job!

 

The Live Monarch Foundation Will Send You Milkweed Seeds Native to Your Area for Free

February 14, 2022 at 7:49 pm




Just send a self-addressed, stamped envelope!

Bury Cracked Eggs Under Your Tomato Plants for the Best Harvest Ever

February 13, 2022 at 4:09 am




And sprinkle broken shells on top of the soil to keep slugs and snails away!

Women Who Wear Makeup Absorb 5 Pounds of Toxic Chemicals Per Year

February 12, 2022 at 10:24 pm




The average woman puts 515 synthetic chemicals on her skin every day. 60 percent of what we put onto our skin is absorbed into our bodies.

Military Tells Ottawa to Find Someone Else to Evict the Truckers

February 9, 2022 at 4:55 pm




Canadian Defense Minister says the military “has no plans to get involved” after Ottawa police ask for help breaking up the freedom convoy occupying the country’s capital city.

Rancher Finds a “Pot of Gold” Containing a Perfectly Preserved 1000-Year-Old Pueblo Variety of Corn

February 8, 2022 at 1:20 am

The indigenous corn has a gene that allows it to fix nitrogen from the air, eliminating the need for synthetic fertilizer.