One of my readers, Ray, is trying valiantly to grow carefully chosen tomatoes from seed. But he's getting frustrated: My plants were looking a little…read more →
What if you don't have a lot of space for composting as Ruth commented awhile back? Your leftover salad greens, apple cores, egg shells, and…read more →
I'm kind of an intermittent seed saver, but it's something I'm interested in doing more of. With so many questionable seed sources these days, I…read more →
All terrific and straight forward, except the ” sewage sludge ” thing.
We need to stop treating human sewage as toxic waste and start treating ( by organic means ) human sewage to eradicate any toxicity and not waste this valuable link in the cycle of plant production that has demonised and replaced with chemicals.
Anyway, G’day from Australia and love this blog.
@Jumpnmcar Thanks for chiming in! Have you read the book entitled Solviva? The author has some really interesting commentary about this, along with plans to create on site systems. Here’s a link to her site: http://www.solviva.com/wastewater.htm. My look at the book is here: http://www.attainable-sustainable.net/on-the-bookshelf/
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