Mike hosts the nationally syndicated public radio show You Bet Your Garden, which airs every Saturday at 11am on WHYY-FM (90.9) in Philadelphia. “You Bet Your Garden” is also the name of Mike’s column in the quarterly gardening publication Greenprints, appearing in every issue since 1998. Mike was editor-in-chief of Organic Gardening magazine from February […]
This short film wants to be an inspiration to everybody on this planet to build with local and natural materials, to empower themselfs and share the beauty and joy with everybody around them! *WATCH TILL THE END* 🙂 Through this video I share with you some impressions of the 3 weeks intensive natural building workshop […]
Our animated correspondent, ‘Little Lee Patrick Sullivan,’ continues our “Energy 101” series with an inside look at solar-power technology. He breaks down the different types of solar devices and how they work, detailing the pros and cons of this renewable energy source.
Wind power is the conversion of wind energy into a useful form of energy, such as using wind turbines to make electrical power.Wind energy is the kinetic energy of air in motion, also called wind.Large wind farms consist of hundreds of individual wind turbines which are connected to the electric power transmission network. Europe accounted […]
Paul Wheaton, the bad boy of Permaculture was proclaimed by Geoff Lawton in 2012 the Duke of Permaculture. He is the creator of two on-line communities. One is about Permaculture, Permies.com, and one is about software engineering, CodeRanch.com. He is a powerful advocate of Sepp Holzer’s techniques for which a recent study showed they have […]
I watched a lot of videos on how to build a chicken tractor. In the process, I was able to come up with some ideas for how to build my own. I had two things in mind during the construction, the safety and comfort of my chickens. These little girls are like family now, and […]
Paul & Elizabeth Kaiser of Singing Frogs Farm of California speak on “Intensive, No-Till, Vegetable Production for Building Profitable Farms and Managing Healthy Farm Crews”. Discuss how no-till results in high organic matter in soil.