Keyword: food

    From Container to Kitchen

    From Container to Kitchen

    Growing Fruits and Vegetables in Pots

    More and more people are recognizing the need for nutritious, local, sustainable food, but organic options can be costly, and the produce sections of most supermarkets are packed with fruits and vegetables that have racked up more frequent flier …

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    Food Security for the Faint of Heart

    Food Security for the Faint of Heart

    Where would you find your groceries if your supermarket's shelves were suddenly empty? The threat of earthquakes, trucker strikes, power outages or a global market collapse make us vulnerable like never before. With spiralling fuel prices and …

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    Depletion & Abundance

    Depletion & Abundance

    Life on the New Home Front

    Climate change, peak oil and economic instability aren't just future social problems -- they jeopardize our homes and families right now. Our once-abundant food supply is being threatened by toxic chemical agriculture, rising food prices and crop …

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    The Solar Food Dryer

    The Solar Food Dryer

    How to Make Your Own Low-Cost, High Performance, Sun-Powered Food Dehydrator

    The Solar Food Dryer describes how to use solar energy to dry your food instead of costly electricity. With your own solar-powered food dryer, you can quickly and efficiently dry all your extra garden veggies, fruits and herbs to preserve their …

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    Hollyhock Cooks

    Hollyhock Cooks

    Food to Nourish Body, Mind and Soil

    Imagine a educational retreat center nestled in the tall forest of an island paradise where the sea laps at the beach below. Now add the most delicious food imaginable, created by a host of talented artist-cooks using vegetables and flowers gathered …

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