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The easiest way to think about composting is to pretend you’re cooking a meal for your garden. Let’s pretend you’re making a stew. As with the real thing, for compost you need to prepare your raw ingredients, put them in…

Flowerpot Farming
Natural Pest and Disease Control in your Vegetable Garden
Heirloom Vegetables

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
Urban Homesteading in Cape Town
Frugal Parenting
Chickens in the City
Keeping Bees: my experience
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey

Food

Home-Baked Bread

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

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