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- Building a square foot garden Square foot gardening is a clever approach to growing food. It’s easy to do, easy to manage, very adaptible, and it produces high yields of top-quality food.
- Ecology Action Grow Biointensive Aware of intensifying world challenges and the basic need of people to feed themselves, we have developed a small-scale agricultural system — GROW BIOINTENSIVE® Sustainable Mini-Farming — that nurtures soil, produces high yields, conserves resources
- Food and Behaviour Research Nutrition can play an important role in the prevention and management of many kinds of difficulties in behaviour, learning and mood
- Soil Association All aspects of organic food production and information on community supported agriculture
- Square Foot Gardening: An Absolutely Fantastic Way to Grow Vegetables So if you’re on the fence about gardening because you think it’s hard, use this method and you’ll be on your way to grow some awesome vegetables.
- Terra Preta – Intentional use of charcoal in soil Charcoal can be promoted as a universal “carbon balancing” mix; a safe, ecology promoting, soil and soil mixture additive.
- Terra Preta – Saving The Planet While Saving The Farm For many years, it had been known that among the extremely weathered and infertile soils of the Amazon basin, some of the least-fertile soils on the planet, there are large, widespread patches of highly fertile soil.
- The Soil Association's fortnightly podcast The Soil Association’s fortnightly podcast tackles current environmental and organic issues. Exclusive interviews with key people from the Soil Association give you a deeper insight into the issues of the day. There’s also a wonderful archive of podcasts.
- Weston A. Price Foundation The Weston A. Price Foundation (American) is dedicated to restoring nutrient-dense foods to the human diet through education, research and activism. It supports a number of movements that contribute to this objective.
- What to do now in your vegetable garden Organic gardening advice… Garden Organic, the UK’s leading organic growing charity, has been at the forefront of the organic horticulture movement for 50 years and is dedicated to researching and promoting organic gardening, farming and food.
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