Amy Stoss quit a teaching job to pursue some “dirt therapy.” We spoke to her about bringing micro-farming and permaculture principles to the suburbs.
Five women farmers over 50 share insight about their experiences in life and agriculture. In this second segment, the topic is death.
YouTube is a great source to learn small-scale farming techniques from experienced growers. Here are four channels with especially high-quality farm videos.
Natural surroundings help us reduce stress, relaxing and invigorating us at the same time. We can design our surroundings to mimic these properties.
In his new book, Michael Foley gives examples of farms implementing solutions others can follow and also shows the link between sustainability and enduring civilizations.
Start where you are and work slowly toward your permaculture goal. These steps will help guide you to start growing plants in synthesis with your environment.
Each cocoon produced by silkworms can produce an unbroken strand of silk that stretches to a mile and a half. Learn more about sericulture.