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“Vegetables don’t taste like they used to! My Ouma used to grow giant tomatos, almost all flesh with an amazing flavour!” What happened to watermelons that tasted like real watermelons and not like mildly flavoured water? You know, green beans…

Do It Yourself: organic potting soil for your flowerpot farm
Gardening with Worms
Build a Self-Composting Keyhole Garden


Another Chicken
Yes, you can keep chickens in the city! Most municipalities allow you to keep up to three hens in your yard without…
Sustainable Poultry
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey
Start your own eco-community
Chickens in the City
Keeping Bees: my experience
Backyard Chickens?


Home-Baked Bread

Since time immemorial, humans have made, eaten and celebrated bread, in its many forms and flavours. Convenient and filling in…

Dried Mushrooms
Drying Foods at Home
Preserving vegetables
Preserving Summer’s Bounty
Using residual heat for cooking
Energy Efficiency in your Kitchen