Sustainable Low-Income Housing Built in Tennessee
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… the sprinkler system to water the native plants that were used in the landscaping. This project goes a long way to prove that affordable housing does not need to be cheaply built, and that sustainable living is quite possible even if its being done …

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Extension's July “Brown Bag Lunch” gardening program July 1 in Forsyth
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The gardening program for July focuses on “lasagna gardening which is a no-dig, no-till organic gardening method that results in a rich, fluffy soil with little work from the gardener. “This method of gardening is perfect for the tough Ozark Hills and …

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Growing Corn Early
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Knee-high by the Fourth of July. Almost! At House in the Woods Farm, we may have a tendency to do things a bit unconventionally. We grow vegetable crops into landscape cloth usually used for trees. We trellis our tomatoes with cattle panels. Our most …

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Couple creates sustainable garden over the years
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“We enjoy wildlife and birds, and we wanted to promote sustainable living,” says Cynthia, a master gardener and master naturalist who continues to teach about wildlife at Fox Island County Park. The couple say they were a bit intimidated when they …

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Homesteading on the Cheap, Part 1: Finding Land
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The intricacies of organic gardening and animal husbandry are a mystery to the beginner, and the learning curve for the truly determined dairyman or woman is steep. A primary difficulty lies in finding suitable land for the little farm of our dreams …

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Extension offering 'Organic Gardening Academy'
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A total of 11 classes will be taught by University of Missouri Extension specialists this gardening season as part of a new “Organic Gardening Academy.” Each of the classes will begin at 6 p.m. and be held at the Springfield-Greene County Botanical …

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A handful of zebra-striped sunflower seeds holds quiet magic, inspires generations
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The year I snapped the photo of Claire, Organic Gardening magazine was having a contest to see who could grow the biggest sunflower. We were in our back-to-nature phase, and Organic Gardening was our bible. Along with the sweet corn and tomatoes, …

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Garden store owners put down roots that are fluid by design
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Ruth had been to the lake once before to visit one of the first clients of Redenta's, and she liked the idea of living near water — the views were great, there was a variety of wildlife, and it seemed to fit with her organic-gardening ethos. But the …

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Six strategies for creating system change for a sustainable future
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Sustainable living · GSB: Hub button · Technology and innovation · GSB: Hub button · The role of business in development · GSB: Hub button · Values-led business · GSB: Hub button · Water · Guardian Small Business Showcase · Guardian Small Business …

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