Shady Grove Farm Fights for Right to Farm

Shady Grove Farm, owned and operated by the Buchler family in Gwinn, MI, is in a legal battle with the Forsyth Township over zoning regulations and the right to farm. GrowTest – Popular Posts: Urban Farm Tour with Will Allen A tour of Growing Power Urban Farm with Will Allen. Will Allen explains how to grow in winter using minimal … Continue reading

The Integration of Living Space with Agriculture

The Integration of Living Space with Agriculture

Permaculture Design from Jean-Marc Abela on Vimeo. In this short documentary, David Arnold, a permaculture designer in Victoria, Australia gives a tour of his edible yard and talks about his vision of the future — the integration of living space with agriculture. GrowTest – Popular Posts: The Gift The Gift is a portrait of Dan Jason, a pioneer in seed … Continue reading

How to Grow Chilli Peppers

Learn how to grow some spicy peppers in under 10 minutes. GrowTest – Popular Posts: How to Grow Shiitake Mushrooms at Home Learn how to inoculate oak logs with Shiitake mushroom spores. … Continue reading →… How to Grow Potatoes Peter Cundall shows you how to grow potatoes directly on top of lawn using the no-dig method. This segment is … Continue reading

Guide to Hydroponic Gardening

Hydroponic Gardening Ebook

  CLICK TO  DOWNLOAD  THE GUIDE FOR HYDROPONIC GARDENING EBOOK in PDF format via DROPBOX GrowTest – Popular Posts: Canning Guide Ebook The complete guide to home canning 101 Ebook in PDF format via DROPBOX … Continue reading →… Backyard Composting Guide Ebook Making your own compost has really taken off with many gardens and growing areas benefiting. For those … Continue reading

Hugelkultur – The ultimate raised garden beds

Hugelkultur is raised garden beds that reduce or eliminate the need for irrigation and fertilizer. This video shows the why and how of this type of raised garden bed. Hugelkultur can be built by hand or with machinery; urban lots or large acreage farms. GrowTest – Popular Posts: How to Build Raised Beds Ebook Building a raised bed Over 20 … Continue reading

How to make Compost Tea

How to make Compost Tea

GrowTest – Popular Posts: How to Make Compost Compost – a mixture of decaying organic matter, as from leaves and manure, used to improve soil structure and provide nutrients. … Continue reading →… How to make compost bins using old pallets Learn how to make composting bins using old pallets right in your own backyard. … Continue reading →… How to Build … Continue reading

The Growing Power of Aquaponics

The Growing Power of Aquaponics

Will Allen of Growing Power gives us a short tour of his farm. GrowTest – Popular Posts: Urban Farm Tour with Will Allen A tour of Growing Power Urban Farm with Will Allen. Will Allen explains how to grow in winter using minimal resources. … Continue reading →… Food Forest with Chickens Geoff Lawton is a permaculture consultant, designer and … Continue reading

David vs Monsanto

Imagine that a storm blows across your garden and that now, genetically-manipulated seeds are in your crops. A multi-national corporation pays you a visit, demands that you surrender your crops – and then sues you for $200 000 for the illegal use of patented, GM seeds. In this definitive David and Goliath battle, one farmer stands up against a massive … Continue reading