The Benefits of using Organic Cooking Oil

organic cooking oil

If you think about the meals you cook, how many do you use oil for? You add it to roast vegetables, and you almost always fry off onions in the first stage of many meals. Of course, you want your…

8 Great Energy Saving Tips For Every Home

How to Develop Habits that save Electricity Energy-saving is a great habit to get into. It’s easy to take for granted how much energy we use and how many resources that go into making products. Saving electricity can be as…

The benefits of worm composting

Earthworm

Composting is an amazingly useful practice that works to improve the ecological systems of a home while also reducing the amount of waste going into landfills and the risk of undesirable odors. Worm composting is a method to create high-quality…

What is urban farming and its importance

in the community

Urban farms are popping up all over the place. These homegrown commercial gardens are often built out of the backyards or rooftops of houses and apartments, and are providing more space for growing food than most urban neighborhoods. Urban agriculture…

The Permaculture ethics – what are they?

Permaculture is the design of sustainable human settlements. It is a framework for creating sustainable and resilient communities, homes, landscapes, and ecosystems through the integration of key principles. Permaculture is not about wilderness living or an escape from society. It’s…

How to build a composting toilet

Sorry, did you say “composting toilets”? In the future, human waste will be a valuable resource instead of just something gross to get rid of. Currently over 90% water, excrement will just wash back into the atmosphere like a good…

How to choose the right composting bin for you

You know how you recycle paper, plastic and cans and take your trash to the curb, but what about your vegetables, fruit and other food waste? You can compost that instead, so you can take your green waste to a…

Composting 101 – Best compost for vegetable garden

Composting can significantly reduce the amount of wasted food that is thrown away [1]. It is one of the most important alternatives for organic waste. It can be used for the recycling of garbage into useful products and it is…