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Controlling pests organically means much more than simply changing the types of sprays and dusts you use. Organic gardeners aim to create a balanced system where pests are regulated naturally and where there is seldom the need to use even…

Compost: cooking a meal for your garden
Build a Self-Composting Keyhole Garden
Flowerpot Farming

Self-Sufficiency

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
Start your own eco-community
Keeping Bees: my experience
Chickens in the City
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey
Backyard Chickens?

Food

Drying Foods at Home

Since antiquity, the art of dehydrating food has saved more than a few civilizations: to the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, and…

Preserving vegetables
Preserving Summer’s Bounty
Using residual heat for cooking
Energy Efficiency in your Kitchen
Kneading Dough
Home-Baked Bread