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Benefits of worm farming & Building your own recycled worm farm.

In the UK 7 million tonnes of food is thrown away each year. This contributes to land fill and and the production of methane gases which contributes significantly to greenhouse gases. 1,052 more words

Building A Worm Farm

Flower Bombs for Bees

What began as a kind of guerrilla gardening has become a full-fledged plan to repopulate the country’s bee population.

“Guerrilla gardeners” have been known to throw balls of seeds and fertilizer into fenced-off spaces, often urban and neglected, to make things greener. 285 more words

Green

NATURAL GRASS AND WEED KILLER

4 Litres of White Vinegar, (any brand)                                                                                                                   1 Cup of Table Salt                                                                                                                                               I Tablespoon Liquid Dishwashing Soap.                                                                                                                 Mix to dissolve the salt and spray on.

Sustainable Living

All Nations Food Forest – Proposal and Pre-Design Considerations

Welcome to All Nations Food Forest – Melbourne’s First Council Built Community Food Forest Project, and possibly the first in Australia!

 

In the first part of this case study – … 5,482 more words

Urban Agriculture

All Nations Food Forest – Melbourne’s First Council Built Community Food Forest Project

 

Welcome to All Nations Food Forest – Melbourne’s First Council Built Food Forest Project, and possibly the first in Australia!

 

Food forests are Nature’s way of growing food, the most sustainable and productive system known, that require minimal effort to maintain by taking advantage of ecological processes that have evolved and been perfected over hundreds of millions of years. 3,673 more words

Urban Agriculture

Books for gardeners: Part 1

If your favorite gardener is interested in native plants and sustainable gardening, he or she would love to receive one of these books as a holiday gift: 370 more words

Nature