Growing vegetables / Guides

Shaded vegetable garden success
Food production

Growing vegetables in the shade

...vegetables will actually appreciate a little respite from the sun during the hottest months of the growing season. If you live in an apartment or want to grow f...

Growing Food Indoors, Vegetables for Homes & Apartments
Food production

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

...growing sprouts and microgreens at home to suppliment our diet, here are some more pages about growing food at home indoors or in backyards . Vegetables t...

Tips for Urban Gardening and Gardening in Small Spaces
Food production

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

...vegetables if you have little to no space with full sun exposure, but many vegetables will tolerate partial shade, and a few could even be considered 'shade veg...

Greenhouse Construction for Cold Climates
Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums

How to build a greenhouse in a cold climate

...Growing Fruits and vegetables all year round in Canada or the colder parts of North America would be wonderful but, sadly, our climate limits us to a few growin...

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

Growing food in urban cores with the Urban Farm Unit

...vegetables and fruits in an urban setting . There are some more ingenious solutions to growing food in urban areas, and for those unfamiliar with aquaponics...

Keyhole Garden
Landscaping

The Keyhole Garden: An Introduction

...growing season. Mix a keyhole garden with vegetables that grow in the shade , and you've a winning combination for urban gardens! Here are your basic consider...

Edible Perennials
Landscaping

A guide to growing edible perennials.

...growing plants and ground cover. Plants that enjoy similar conditions and/or have a symbiotic relationship with one another are often arranged near one another ...

The Elegant Farm hydroponic bottle garden
Landscaping

Hydroponic bottle gardener launches kickstarter campaign

...growing Sprouting your own seeds is virtually free To help make this a reality or simply get your hands on one, check out Elegant Farm and start gro...

Urban farming
Landscaping

Urban Farming turns beautiful gardens into a grocery store!

...growing vegetables. The best thing for your plants is rainwater, as ground water will usually contain minerals that over time will build up in soil and reduce i...

Indoor hydroponic vegetable garden
Food production

Growing food indoors

...growing a plethora of veggies at home with little more than a south-facing window has never been easier As we here at Ecohome know all too well, the 100-mil...

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

Creating a farm and building a resilient lifestyle

...growing world population means more and more people want a piece of that shrinking pie. To be able to offer your family a safe, warm home and enough to eat wi...