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cheap composter

This is the cheap YIMBY composter – http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004ZG45P6/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 – it came yesterday and I struggled to put it together today. This is one of those have to look up the assembly instructions on line! 283 more words


Composting Eggshells

Eggshells are always a great addition to your compost because they provide essential grit for worm’s digestive systems and the calcium in eggshells can help neutralize acidic conditions in your compost pile. 493 more words

Basic Habitat Elements

 Here’s the sketched out plan:

FOOD – Planting native shrubs and trees that bear fruit, nuts, seeds, or berries. Bird feeders and ground feeders. Plant nectar-producing native wildflowers. 260 more words


Compost + My Body = Comfort

These last couple of months have been quite stressful.  Generally, I try to have a semi-positive outlook on what’s to come.  However, as my final degree performance for the… 213 more words

Live Art

free and easy DIY : outdoor compost container

. to simplify . 

As an Oregonian it is in my blood to recycle & compost. Even if it isn’t something I am great at, pretty much anywhere you will go in Portland will train you to be well at it. 343 more words


Trashed, A Film.

This is a spellbinding documentary.   It covers not only waste and consumption but many related issues such as bioaccumulation and the effect of plastics on marine life.  147 more words


Sustainability: What's a Sustainable Lifestyle?

“If you can keep on using the amount of stuff you’re using in daily life forever, without ever running out, then your lifestyle is sustainable.” 459 more words