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You don’t need acres of land; you don’t even need a big garden to enjoy your very own homegrown, fresh garden produce. Your balcony, your stoep, or even a windowsill can all be turned into vegetable producing areas. There are…

Build a Self-Composting Keyhole Garden
Compost: cooking a meal for your garden
Gardening with Worms


The amount of hormones, antibiotics and similar junk that has been fed, injected and sprayed onto the food that makes up the…
Chickens in the City
Keeping Bees: my experience
Frugal Parenting
Chicken Facts
Urban Homesteading in Cape Town
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey


Drying Foods at Home

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

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