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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

Tinyhouse

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

Garden

'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

Visual And Performing Arts

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

Gardening

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

Garden