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26 July 2014


Non chemical ways to effective pest control. Click here

Northern beaches man invents compost cannon. Click here


A 100 acre farm, a labour of local love. 44 more words

Organic Gardening

Bits and Bobs

A melange of assorted but related news:

Shift happens (Lilith)…


We might have to add “Expanding” to our PIAVA list, as this seems to be useful… 187 more words


Good at what you do – vocational training

One of my NGOs main activities is helping poor people to acquire vocational skills so that they can earn money to improve their livelihoods sustainably. We teach hunters to farm, farmers to increase production and introduce people to new skills such as tailoring. 249 more words


Why You Should Join Your Local Co-Op and Credit Union

My love affair with co-ops began when I opened my first account at one when I was 9. Later, I worked for that same credit union as a teller. 195 more words


The world is so confused about sustainability and what it really takes to deliver it

I have been meaning to write a blog post about the proliferation of the ongoing growth of what I call little golden booking farming mentality. This week I was spurned into action when a colleague emailed me this… 968 more words


Code for San Francisco

The INSIDELANDS started off as an architecture project when we were given a prompt and asked to create, explore and resolve in the parameters of the urban backyard. 346 more words

Urban Backyards

On mending socks

How fine it is to mend things.

There is a real satisfaction in tinkering with a faulty object, examining it, taking it apart, finding the source of a problem and then coming up with a way to fix it. 1,189 more words