Category Archives: Sustainability Tip

Weed Scout

I am not a big fan of big pharma or Ag chemical companies but sometimes they inadvertently create tools that can help eco friendly farmers and sustainable acreage owners. Weed scout is one of these such tools or App to … Continue reading

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Alberta Agriculture and Forestry programs & services

Those of you that live in Alberta will find the information and services listed on the “Alberta Agriculture and Forestry programs and services”  website quite helpful. Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Programs And Services (http://www.agriculture.alberta.ca/app52/programsservices) Even if you live in another … Continue reading

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Two is one and one is none

I am not sure who coined the term “Two is one and one is none” but I first heard it from Jack Spirko on his survival podcast. It sure rang true to me a couple days ago and I think is … Continue reading

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Guerrilla Gardening

I had come across this term well doing more research on natural farming and thought it was a cool concept. It also got me to thinking about using this approach on areas of my property that I will not have … Continue reading

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Journaling

If you don’t already do it now is a good time to start Journaling. I actually have several that I routinely make notes in. I started one last year for our gardening and permaculture projects. It has been of great … Continue reading

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Peak Prosperity

I was listening to Jack Spirko’s Survival Podcast yesterday and he had a guest speaker on named Chris Martenson.  It was a really interesting show, so much so that it had me more curious to find out more about this … Continue reading

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Calgarian sprouting a new basement business

Calgarian sprouting a new basement business By: Brodie Thomas Metro, Published on Wed Jan 13 2016 Vanessa Hanel was not raised as a farm girl. In university, she studied business – not agriculture.  But in the past few years she’s … Continue reading

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