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Composting I: Building Your Bin

Not long into my real food journey I realized that I had a lot of fruit and vegetable scraps going into the trash can.  I started thinking about the idea of composting when it just so happened that  my local library was offering a free one-hour workshop on the subject,  and I decided to check it out and see what I could learn. 457 more words


March Show and Tell

It’s a show-and-tell kind of day. Warm weather has brought auctions, junkin’, and to-do projects. Read on for a glimpse of what I’ve been up to. 341 more words

Show And Tell

Composting and its Benefits

It’s no secret that keen environmentalists love talking about composting. Here’s five reasons why it’s a key factor for sustainability and features prominently in green debates. 830 more words

Garden Inspirations

Compost Bin

Pre-Order today to guarantee delivery during The Great American Cleanup on March 15th, 2014; only 10 units are available and will be sold on a first come, first served basis. 643 more words


Hoop House Building Workshop Part One!

We had a great day in the garden on a  rainy Saturday! The day started with our Master Gardener Miss Linda, her husband Mike and WRJH teacher Mr. 151 more words

Lemon & Onion: A Perfect Pair

Have you ever noticed that my compost bucket contains onion skins or lemon halves and oftentimes both?  (Eggshells too, but that’s another post.)  Why?

Most days I make hot lemon water as a “tonic” before my morning cup of tea.   273 more words

Kitchen Scraps

WWOOFing Part 5: Worm Bin Construction and an Introduction to Vermicompost

As part of a contract job, my WWOOF host Jonathan was requested to design and construct a worm bin composting system and to document the process for a blog post. 1,183 more words


SplittingElm reblogged this on SplittingElm and commented:

Yes. A millions times yes, and we are working on one now!