Farming & Gardening

The History of the Barn House

Posted by on July 8, 2021 in Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
The History of the Barn House

Everyone has an idea of what a barn house looks like, and most people tend to think it’s somewhere where you keep horses. But that isn’t the case. A barn is a bit different from the barn house – people live here. When you come across one, you feel comfortable, and the simplicity throws you […]

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Urban Farmers Believe They Have Key to Solve Violent Crime

Urban Farmers Believe They Have Key to Solve Violent Crime

There’s one neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri, which has one of the highest homicides rates in the country, is experimenting with “urban farming” as a way to lessen food insecurity that may result in less crime. #urbanfarming

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Gardening Advice from Indigenous Food Growers

Gardening Advice from Indigenous Food Growers

Taking cues from Native gardening practices can help even novice gardeners get growing in these difficult circumstances. Follow Indigenous gardeners’ advice to grow your own plot, however small or experimental. #ndigenousfoodgrowers

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EU Parliament Overwhelmingly Votes to End Caged Animal Farming

Posted by on June 16, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 1 Comment
EU Parliament Overwhelmingly Votes to End Caged Animal Farming

The European Union voted to end caged animal farming following overwhelming public demand for the measure. 1.4 million people across Europe signed a petition to “End the Cage Age,” and MEPs are now calling for a ban by 2027. #cagefreefarming #EndTheCageAge

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What Does It Mean to Be Self-Sufficient?

Posted by on May 10, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
What Does It Mean to Be Self-Sufficient?

Many actions can be taken to build a self-sufficient lifestyle, gradually addressing our basic needs with more sustainable alternatives. Maria Marabito shares how to achieve a self-sustainable and self-sufficient lifestyle. #selfsufficient

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WATCH: How Chemical Farming Created an Epidemic of Chronic Disease

Posted by on May 6, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
WATCH: How Chemical Farming Created an Epidemic of Chronic Disease

In “Chemical Farming and the Loss of Human Health,” Dr. Zach Bush exposes the truth about our toxic food system and its impact on human health. #chemicalfarming

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How to Grow a Survival Garden (and What to Do If It Dies)

Posted by on May 3, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
How to Grow a Survival Garden (and What to Do If It Dies)

When a major part of your survival plan is growing your own food, being able to identify and overcome issues with your plan is vital. #vegetablegarden

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Are Autoflowers a Waste of Time?

Posted by on May 3, 2021 in Farming & Gardening, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Are Autoflowers a Waste of Time?

Many weed purists wonder if autoflowers are a waste of time. We debunk this persistent myth and explain how great this type of weed really is.

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Oregon Bill to BAN Livestock: Stunning War on Farming/Ranching

Posted by on April 28, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
Oregon Bill to BAN Livestock: Stunning War on Farming/Ranching

Oregon Bill IP13 would criminalize raising food animals in the state, and reclassify animal husbandry practices as “sexual assault.” The bill specifies that animals can only be eaten after dying of natural causes (at which point, aged/diseased meat is not good). #waronfarming

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What Big Ag Doesn’t Want You to Know: Small Farms Can Feed the World

Posted by on April 22, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 1 Comment
What Big Ag Doesn’t Want You to Know: Small Farms Can Feed the World

According to a new peer-reviewed paper, “The Myth of a Food Crisis,” corrupt philanthropic and academic sectors in agriculture and development perpetuate the lie that Big Ag is the only way to feed the world. #smallfarms

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Warning: ‘Keys of the Food System’ Being Handed Over to Big Tech

Posted by on April 20, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
Warning: ‘Keys of the Food System’ Being Handed Over to Big Tech

A misguided technological revolution is about to sweep through food systems, but civil society and social movements can stop it in its tracks. #food #foodsystem

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Six Months to Prevent a Hostile Takeover of Food Systems, and 25 Years to Transform Them

Six Months to Prevent a Hostile Takeover of Food Systems, and 25 Years to Transform Them

A misguided technological revolution is about to sweep through food systems, but civil society and social movements can stop it in its tracks. #longfoodmovement

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Study Finds That 64% of the World’s Farmland at Risk From Pesticide Pollution

Study Finds That 64% of the World’s Farmland at Risk From Pesticide Pollution

About one-third of the world’s agricultural land is at high risk from pesticide pollution, a new study has found. #pesticidepollution

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Garden Rebels: 10 Ways To Sow Revolution In Your Back Yard (And Why You Must Go To Battle)

Garden Rebels: 10 Ways To Sow Revolution In Your Back Yard (And Why You Must Go To Battle)

Perhaps the next Revolutionary War will take place in a vegetable garden. Resistance can begin as easily a planting one seed in a pot. It’s time to go to battle and declare your independence with a spade in one hand and some seeds in the other. #vegetablegarden

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Elon Musk’s Brother Starts ‘Million Garden Movement’ to Plant a Garden For Every Household Living in a Food Desert

Elon Musk’s Brother Starts ‘Million Garden Movement’ to Plant a Garden For Every Household Living in a Food Desert

What do ten dollars, a garden, Harrison Ford, and Elon Musk’s brother have in common? They’re all being used to combat food insecurity, malnutrition, and to build the world’s single biggest gardener community. #milliongardensmovement

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