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10 Simple, Cheap Home Gardening Innovations to Set You on the Path to Food Independence

10 Simple, Cheap Home Gardening Innovations to Set You on the Path to Food Independence

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times The issue of food quality and food independence is of critical importance these days, and people are recognizing just how easy and fun it is to grow your own food at home. When renegade gardener Ron Finley said, “growing your own food is like printing money,” he was remarking on […]

By December 7, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
A Brief Introduction to Aquaponic Gardening

A Brief Introduction to Aquaponic Gardening

Jonathan Parker, Guest Waking Times Aquaponics is an amazing permaculture method that may have been practiced as far back in history as the Aztec civilization. There are records of the Aztec people raising fish alongside of crops that were alien to the growing environment, using the nitrite and ammonia rich water as a fertilizer base […]

Building Communities From the Food Up

Building Communities From the Food Up

Waking Times Politicians like to talk a lot about community building; it is a surefire appeal to emotion that we are all in this together and can work toward prosperity from the ground up. Naturally, the fine print is filled with government-run programs which are bloated with extra costs, special interests, and guaranteed to fail […]

By February 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Geodesic Aquaponics Greenhouse Network – Providing the Basic Necessities of Life

Geodesic Aquaponics Greenhouse Network – Providing the Basic Necessities of Life

Robin Schulte and Erin Kvam, Guest Writers Waking Times  If we are to survive the tipping point we are facing as a global population it is vital that we re-envision life in our environment from the ground up. As old paradigms crumble it is necessary to build a foundation for the creation of new ways […]

By December 15, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
The Garden Pool (Video)

The Garden Pool (Video)

Learn how an Arizona family converted their unused swimming pool into a garden oasis that can continually feed a family of four. Combining solar energy, water conservation, poultry farming, aquaculture, hydroponic gardening, organic gardening, aquaponics, and bio-filtration, this ingenious system demonstrates just how feasible individual sustainable living could be in America today. Visit GardenPool.org for more info.

By April 5, 2012 0 Comments Read More →