Growing food at home / Guides

Tips for Urban Gardening and Gardening in Small Spaces
Food production

Grow food at home: 7 tips for growing food in small spaces

...at come from our own soil. For those of you who would like to grow food at home but have limited space, don't despair. Your dream of home-grown food is still wi...

Growing Food Indoors, Vegetables for Homes & Apartments
Food production

Food & Greens can be grown easily indoors - here's how!

...growing food at home indoors or in backyards . Vegetables that grow well in the shade Growing food at home in small spaces - 7 top tips Urban ...

Urban Farm Unit - Aquaponics, Hydroponics, Pisciculture and Urban Farming
Food production

Growing food in urban cores with the Urban Farm Unit

...ated, transported and, depending on the situation, adapted for specific need. For more information about growing food at home in small spaces see here , from ...

The Elegant Farm hydroponic bottle garden
Landscaping

Hydroponic bottle gardener launches kickstarter campaign

...at even the most brown-thumbed of gardeners can enjoy the benefits of growing their own food at home. It's extremely easy to use: All you have to do is fill it ...

Suburb of Toronto
Choosing where to live

Living a greener lifestyle in the suburbs

...home comes from its location more than its design. It may seem counterintuitive, but living in a well-insulated suburban house with a solar water heater is less...

Greenhouse Construction for Cold Climates
Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums

How to build a greenhouse in a cold climate

...ating layer of air in between. The insulated greenhouse is heated with a reclaimed forced-air furnace that is that activated automatically by a thermostat whe...

Climate change impact of diet
Lifestyle and environment

how your diet affects climate change

...food in the Ecohome green home guide pages - how to build a greenhouse in a cold climate , how to grow food in small spaces , food that grows well in the shade ...

A Tiny House with a Greenhouse - Yes it's Possible!

Tiny House with attached and mobile greenhouse - good or bad idea?

...ating trend that draws attention to one of the greatest problems with the housing industry; how big our homes have become. But the custom homes being built on t...

Urban farming
Landscaping

Urban Farming turns beautiful gardens into a grocery store!

...at nearly the rate we consume water. Adding to that problem is the fact much of human development involves altering the earth so that water cannot penetrate it....

Alex and Jerelyn Wilson's Vermont farm
Lifestyle, location and commuting

Creating a farm and building a resilient lifestyle

...food and water are becoming more and more scarce in some areas, and a growing world population means more and more people want a piece of that shrinking pie. ...

ProductiveHouse in Montreal
Choosing where to live

Green living in the city

...ater and air pollution, climate change and deforestation. In some parts of the U.S. irrigation has caused such a drop in water levels that some hydroelectric ...