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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…

Flowerpot Farming
Gardening with Worms
Build a Self-Composting Keyhole Garden

Self-Sufficiency

Fresh Eggs
When people think of chickens, they picture tractors and ploughed land as far as the eye can see. Well, I’m here to…
Frugal Parenting
Sustainable Poultry
Start your own eco-community
Urban Homesteading in Cape Town
Keeping Bees: my experience
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey

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