Category - Farming

An area of land that is devoted primarily to agricultural processes or an area of water that is devoted primarily to aqua-cultural processes in order to produce and manage such commodities as fibers, grains, livestock, or fuel. It is the basic production facility in food production.

1
12 Superfoods You Need to Grow in Your Garden
2
Lloyd Kahn on his NorCal Self-Reliant Half-Acre Homestead
3
How Aquaponics Works
4
Has Electricity Zapped Our Self-Sufficiency?
5
The Fine Art of Seed Saving & Storage

12 Superfoods You Need to Grow in Your Garden

Make your harvest healthier with these nutrient-rich vegetables. The following article originally appeared on Pro.com. The word “superfood” has been bandied back and forth for quite awhile now even though it has no legal or medical definition. According to Health.com, these nutrient powerhouses pack large doses of antioxidants, polyphenols, vitamins and minerals. Eating them may[…]

Read More

Lloyd Kahn on his NorCal Self-Reliant Half-Acre Homestead

At 80 years old, Lloyd Kahn is an icon of alternative housing. In the seventies he was a poster child of the geodesic dome (he published Domebook One and Two and he and his dome home were featured in Life magazine). He got his start in publishing when Stewart Brand made him the shelter editor[…]

Read More

How Aquaponics Works

John visits the Aquaponic Place in Waimanalo, Hawaii to share with you what exactly is Aquaponics, and how it works. You will discover the key element to a successful aquaponics system, and its more than just the fish and the plants. You will also learn some of the different vegetables, fruits, and herbs that can[…]

Read More

Has Electricity Zapped Our Self-Sufficiency?

Source: article can be found at Theprepperjournal.com.  With so many folks preparing to survive economic depression as our parents and grandparents did in the 1930s, I wonder about our “progress” since that humble time. Over the years, I’ve been privileged to meet many elderly country folks who said the Great Depression meant little to them. Perhaps it[…]

Read More

The Fine Art of Seed Saving & Storage

There are a wide range of reasons that a person may want to start saving seeds. That being said, there are also a ton of different methods for saving, drying, and storing seeds. It is important that when using seed saving techniques, you first know a bit about why you may need to save seeds,[…]

Read More

Copyright © 2017. Created by Meks. Powered by WordPress.