Eco-Tech

No-Turn Composting: Build a Bio-Reactor!

No-Turn Composting: Build a Bio-Reactor!

Not all compost is the same. Healthy compost is not only a way to provide plants with nutrients, it can infuse soil with LIFE. Biologically-active compost is far better for both sequestering carbon in soil and better for the plants too. To create great compost usually...

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Stir the Brew

Stir the Brew

Compost tea innoculates soil with beneficial microorganism. Plants LOVE this magical brew. You Will Need: A 5-gallon bucketA mesh bag1-2 cup of active compost as an inoculantNon-chlorinated water (use well water, rainwater, or let your tap water sit for at least 24...

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Build a Solar Oven Like This

Build a Solar Oven Like This

It's clean, it's simple, it's inexpensive. And it's beautiful. For about $100 in materials, you can build yourself a solar oven from cardboard boxes.   Did you know that the Sun provides Earth with more energy in a DAY than humans use in an entire YEAR?On hot...

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Easy Composting Without Piles – from Kiss the Ground

Easy Composting Without Piles – from Kiss the Ground

Three Ways to Compost at Home--Without Building a Compost Pile Kiss the Ground - via YouTube Many of you may have tried composting at home, perhaps by creating a compost pile. A compost pile can require a lot of time and maintenance. Kiss the Ground's Farmer Richie...

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