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Urban Composting Toilets

If it’s raining in Louisville and you flush the toilet, there’s a great likelihood that your poop is going straight into the Ohio River, untreated. Here’s the… 243 more words


Composting My Workout

What a beautiful week we have had, with two days hitting over 80 degrees.  We forget it’s winter with breaks like this.  We took the opportunity to cut a path through the debris of limbs to the original compost pile, plant some potatoes, and start tomato and pepper seeds.   404 more words

chickens...not in my back yard!

i bought 5 layer chicks in march or 2014 and gave myself a year to try out backyard livestock, however after 10 months it was time to cut the experiment short. 421 more words


'Growing Closer' NCAD Community Garden and Exhibition

On Tuesday a small group of us decided to head into town to soak up a bit of culture.

To start our day off we decided to head to The National College of Art & Design on Thomas street, to take part in a public tour of the NCAD Community Garden Farm/ NCAD Gallery ‘Growing Closer’ exhibition. 634 more words

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Update: Planting Ginger Indoors

We have signs of life! It has been over two weeks since I planted store-bought ginger in an old cat litter bucket filled with compost. I dug into the surface today, wondering if I’d find a decomposing piece of ginger. 96 more words


My Biggest Sunnie of 2014

You know that feeling when you first plant a seed and you wonder, “What if it doesn’t grow?”.  I definitely have that feeling every April when I plant my seeds.  62 more words