Our 2nd Earth Plaster workshop was a total success! This was actually our very first workshop on our own, meaning we took the plunge, and with the blessing of the Mud Girls, did this one on our own. Hats off to the Mud Girls for showing us …
Make Bark Bows to decorate rustic twig wreaths in the primitive country style
I’m taking a cut at a new solar water heating system that is an easier and quicker DIY project than our current $1K system.While our current $1K solar water heating system has been popular and lots of people have built it with good success, it does req…
The Backyard Farmer Video Update- Grasshopper take over!
www.thebackyardfarmer.net In this video update I show you the damage that has been done from a grasshopper infestation. I also give updates on other systems I recently made changes too.
This is Norm’s very nicely done solar space and water heating system. The system uses a large, unpressurized tank that serves as both the solar heat storage tank and the drain back tank for the collectors. The solar heat is used both to preheat d…
Maryland Corn & Crab Cakes
This corn and crab cakes recipe tastes like summer by the shore. The tomato and corn salad that accompanies them is a lively addition.
Its the Energy Fair season!Energy Fairs provide a great way to learn about renewable energy and sustainable practices. They typically include workshops, seminars, demonstrations and exhibitors — everything you need to get started on th…
Planting Carrots & Garden Update
Jim takes you through his carrot and onion planting process and also finishes up with a quick garden update, featuring an eggcellent surprise!
The Backyard Farmer video update. Aquaponics in a greenhouse.
www.thebackyardfarmer.net In this video update I show you little things that need to be done if you grow your vegetables and aquponics systems in a greenhouse. I also give an update on so…