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Bioshelter Market Garden

Bioshelter Market Garden

A Permaculture Farm

To ensure food security and restore the health of the planet, we need to move beyond industrial agriculture and return to the practice of small-scale, local farming. The Bioshelter Market Garden: A Permaculture Farm describes the creation of a …

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Coal, Climate and the Last Energy Crisis

Coal fuels about 50 percent of US electricity production and provides a quarter of the country's total energy. China and India's ferocious economic growth is based almost entirely on coal-generated electricity.

Coal currently looks like a solution to …

related subjects: Energy
Boat Green (PDF)

Boat Green (PDF)

50 Steps Boaters Can Take to Save Our Waters

Recreational boating is a pastime enjoyed by millions. Yet the waters and marine environment that boaters so love are in serious jeopardy from pollution, from resource mismanagement, and from misunderstanding. Boaters can help to change that. …

Bokashi Composting

Bokashi Composting

Scraps to Soil in Weeks

Bokashi is Japanese for "fermented organic matter." Bokashi composting is a safe, quick, and convenient way to compost in your kitchen, garage, or apartment, using a specific group of microorganisms to anaerobically ferment all food waste (including …

related subjects: Food & Gardening
Branded! (PDF)

Branded! (PDF)

How the 'Certification Revolution' is Transforming Global Corporations

Making responsible social and environmental choices has not always been a first priority for many corporations, but recent history has changed all that. Small but mighty NGOs, using 21st Century global communications, are nipping at the heels of …

related subjects: Social Responsibility
Browsing Nature's Aisles (EPUB)

Browsing Nature's Aisles (EPUB)

A year of foraging for wild food in the suburbs

When most of us think of self-sufficiency, we think of growing a large garden, and maybe keeping a few chickens for eggs or meat. While this is certainly part of the picture, unless you live on a large acreage or happen to be a permaculture god or …

related subjects: Food & Gardening
Browsing Nature's Aisles (PDF)

Browsing Nature's Aisles (PDF)

A year of foraging for wild food in the suburbs

When most of us think of self-sufficiency, we think of growing a large garden, and maybe keeping a few chickens for eggs or meat. While this is certainly part of the picture, unless you live on a large acreage or happen to be a permaculture god or …

related subjects: Food & Gardening
Building an Ark (PDF)

Building an Ark (PDF)

101 Solutions to Animal Suffering

by Ethan Smith
with Guy Dauncey
foreword by Jane Goodall, PhD. & DBE

Building an Ark: 101 Solutions to Animal Suffering is a first-of-its-kind, inspiring look at practical solutions to the impact humans have on animals and the natural world.

Factory farms, habitat destruction, animal product testing, the abuse and …

related subjects: New Economies