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Worm Bin

Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

We finally got around to building a flow-through worm bin. It didn't take very long to make and is already working as it should.

Published in Blog


Thursday, 21 June 2012 23:40

As organic materials compost, heat is formed. You can use this energy as a form of heating water or a room.

Published in Biomass

Humanure in General

Monday, 23 April 2012 17:05

Human manure composts just as well as animal manure. It is a valuable commodity, not something to be flushed away with clean water.

Published in Humanure

Hot Water Sources

Thursday, 19 April 2012 16:11

Hot water is the epitome of luxury. There's nothing quite so soothing after a hard day's work as a hot shower. And just because you live off-grid, there is no reason to be without.

Published in Hot Water

Waste Processing

Thursday, 05 April 2012 18:45

Worms are an integral part of processing waste. They will transform all your manure, including humanure, and unwanted kitchen scraps into a rich soil for your garden and a high protein snack for your animals.

Published in Worms

Grey Water

Wednesday, 02 July 2008 00:00

Grey water is a valuable commodity that can be used in number of ways, like in the garden or on a compost pile. 

Published in Waste Water


Wednesday, 02 July 2008 00:00

Everything that has ever lived or will live is a product and source of compost. It is a never ending cycle that can be very advantageous to the self-sustainable homestead.

Published in Manure

Gardening and Soil

Wednesday, 02 July 2008 00:00

Gardening is an enjoyable and exciting pastime that can provide you with plenty of vegetables for most of the year, without large spaces or requirements.  Most backyard gardens can sustain a small family.

Published in Annuals

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