Build Your Own Indoor Vertical Garden

Cool DIY Indoor Vertical Garden

The middle of winter is the best time for an indoor garden project. This photo inspired an excellent DIY indoor vertical garden idea. It's totally awesome, has an irrigation system, and well, how hard would it ...
Off Grid Aquaponics - Fully Independent Container Farms

Off Grid Aquaponics Anywhere

Growing fresh tomatoes in the basement year around? Awesome! The electric bill, however, was scary. The solution? Off grid aquaponics with its own power plant. While it's possible to generate energy from organi...
1st U.S. Urban Agrihood: Detroit MUFI

Detroit: 1st U.S. Urban Agrihood

The agrihood isn't new, but they're all suburban developments. Detroit's new sustainable urban agrihood, however, is far removed from the suburbs. In fact, it's in a re-emerging frontier known as the city's Nor...
How To Make Seaweed Fertilizer

DIY Seaweed Fertilizer

The internet seems to have turned us into a society of hacks. It offers the secrets of how to do anything - including DIY seaweed fertilizer. Not living anywhere near the ocean, it never occurred to me that thi...