What is commonly referred to as the tenth Permaculture design principle is “Edge Effect” which is the use of edge and natural patterns for best effect. Use of this principle can increase productivity, efficiency and diversity throughout your homestead, especially when used in small scale spaces.
If you’re going to grow your own greens you can make your life a lot easier with a good salad spinner. The one I have and recommend is the Culina Space Saving 5-Quart Salad Spinner.
Have you ever wanted to get started with aquaponics but maybe you thought it looked a little difficult? Well I hope this post can convince you otherwise. Here is how to build a simple aquaponics system using an IBC.
The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 97 – July 12, 2018 – Eating Healthy From The Homestead.
In this podcast episode I answer a question about what I believe caused my past health issues and the diet that helped me turn it all around. I discuss healthy eating from the homestead and things like organic, paleo, ketogenic and Weston A. Price.
Possibilities In Urban Homesteading –
Folks have been asking for a complete tour of our Urban Homestead for a while now so I thought it was about time I did that.
There are a lot of people talking about using mulch in gardens these days. People like Ruth Stout and her book No-Work Garden Book: Secrets of the Famous Year-Round Mulch Method and the Back To Eden Gardening Film have brought a lot of recognition to this method of gardening. Here Is what you need to know about using mulch in the garden.
A Saturday mix of things I want to share or found interesting through the week. This could be anything from anywhere, you never know what you’ll see.