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What is Permaculture? An introduction to holistic system design

What is Permaculture? An introduction to holistic system design

What is permaculture and how does it interact with gardening or natural farming and where it is actually comming from? One of the questions that are essential to figure out if permaculture is the right design methodology for you. This article gives you a first impression about permaculture, the history and also current trends and future development of the movement.

How to nourish your soil using the recycling power of worm composting? 5 steps to set up your worm farm

How to nourish your soil using the recycling power of worm composting? 5 steps to set up your worm farm

Worm composting or vermicomposting is a great way to reuse your vegetable scrubs. Worms are eating your kitchen waste and turn it into vermicompost that is rich in nutrients and full of microorganisms. This super compost helps you to create and maintain healthy soil, give nutrients back and support your vegetable production. This article covers the main benefits of worm composting and how to set up a worm farm in an easy way.

The new playing field of self-reliance

The new playing field of self-reliance

Why we moved from the urban, densely populated area of Hanoi to Ban That, a small village in rural Isan in northeastern Thailand.