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Down the Rabbit Hole.

For some it starts with gardening. Others a love of cooking. And still others politics.

With me it began with trash. Specifically the plastic in the… 275 more words


Coming Event in Keene

SCSA has been invited to host a table on biochar at the upcoming “Urban Farming” festival, being held in Keene, NH on Wednesday, July 15.  See the details here:   293 more words

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Building With Cob (a Basic How-To)

Yesterday I took you with me to tour an enchanting homestead belonging to my friends, Niko and Brandi and their lovely girls.  Niko is a cobb builder by trade.  687 more words


5 Steps To Starting an Urban Homestead

  1. Start A Garden
  2. Get Yourself Some Chickens
  3. Install A Rain barrel 
  4. Get Your Compost Going
  5. Establish Trees and Bushes 

Starting Your Garden

Weather you’re container gardening, building raised beds, or you have a patch of land to till up just go for it. 387 more words

Urban Homesteading

Starting Over

You knew it was coming.

My track record with plants is terrible (but every year it gets slightly better).

It’s a little late in the season to find plants-I had a hard time even finding mint. 82 more words

Mulberry Heaven III: a minor use

I’m an occasional fan of Persian cooking. Kukus, the seasoned egg cakes that can best be compared to frittatas, are a wonderful way to eat without fuss. 117 more words

Urban Homesteading