City of Orlando: Uproot Your Vegetable Garden or Pay Us $500 a Day

Uproot Your Vegetable Garden

In November, Local 6 broke the story about the controversial garden after the city told the Helvenstons their 25-by-25-foot front yard vegetable garden was not in compliance with the city’s code. After hundreds of emails supporting the couple flowed in and initially allowing the Helvenstons to keep their garden, saying it will hold off on violations, the city has since asked the … Continue reading

Victory Garden Leader’s Handbook Ebook

Victory Garden

Click here to download the 1943 Victory Garden Leader’s Handbook Ebook in PDF format via DROPBQX.  The first page reads: “This handbook offers some suggestions to those who are leading the great drive for Victory Gardens, and points out certain things to watch out for — common errors which waste seed, fertilizer, land arid labor, and therefore must be most … Continue reading

The 1881 Household Cyclopedia Ebook

Grow organic foods today with information from yesteryear

What more can be said. Just about everything you would need to know in days gone past and thankfully so much is still usable today – Grow Organic foods The 1881 Household Cyclopedia of General Information Ebook in PDF format 710 pages via DROPBOX GrowTest – Popular Posts: Canning Guide Ebook The complete guide to home canning 101 Ebook in … Continue reading

How to Build Raised Beds Ebook

How to build raised beds Ebook

  How to Build Raised Beds Ebook in PDF format via DROPBOX GrowTest – Popular Posts: Hugelkultur – The ultimate raised garden beds Hugelkultur is raised garden beds that reduce or eliminate the… The 1881 Household Cyclopedia Ebook What more can be said. Just about everything you would… Canning Guide Ebook The complete guide to home canning 101 Ebook in … Continue reading

Canning Guide Ebook

home canning 101 Ebook

The complete guide to home canning 101 Ebook in PDF format via DROPBOX GrowTest – Popular Posts: Backyard Composting Guide Ebook Making your own compost has really taken off with many… Guide to Hydroponic Gardening   CLICK TO  DOWNLOAD  THE GUIDE FOR HYDROPONIC GARDENING EBOOK… The 1881 Household Cyclopedia Ebook What more can be said. Just about everything you would… … Continue reading

Backyard Composting Guide Ebook

home made compost

Making your own compost has really taken off with many gardens and growing areas benefiting. For those just starting out, check out this  composting Ebook. Check out this video on making your own compost bins using old pallets. Click here to download the Backyard Composting Guide Ebook in PDF format via DROPBOX GrowTest – Popular Posts: Canning Guide Ebook The … Continue reading

5 Million Farmers Sue Monsanto for $7.7 Billion

5 Million Farmers Sue Monsanto

by Natural Society Launching a lawsuit against the very company that is responsible for a farmer suicide every 30 minutes, 5 million farmers are now suing Monsanto for as much as 6.2 billion euros (around 7.7 billion US dollars). The reason? As with many other cases, such as the ones that led certain farming regions to be known as the ‘suicide … Continue reading

In A Chicago Suburb, An Indoor Farm Goes ‘Mega’

An Indoor Farm Goes Mega

BEDFORD PARK, Ill. (AP) — Farming in abandoned warehouses has become a hot trend in the Midwest — with varying degrees of success — as more entrepreneurs worldwide experiment with indoor growing systems in attempts to grow more food locally. Now one facility, FarmedHere LLC in suburban Chicago, is attempting to take indoor warehouse farming to the “mega farm” level, in a … Continue reading