Permaculture: Pathways to Sustainable Communities

Permaculture: Pathways to Sustainable Communities By Bob Ewing A society is defined, in large part, by how it grows and transports food from the farm to the kitchen. Food production, otherwise known as agriculture and food processing, can create sustainable employment, healthy neighborhoods and a strong local economy. But that is not what is happening…

All About Time

All About Time By Greg Peterson Chinese Proverb: The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago.  The second best time…now!!! I just finished reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s new novel called The Signature of All Things.  It is a very interesting read about botany, human relationships with nature and time.  I was particularly struck by…

Refreshing My Tower Garden

Refreshing My Tower Garden By Greg Peterson I have said it before…I LOVE my Tower Garden.  Just what is a Tower Garden?  It is an uber cool hydroponic growing system by Juice Plus that I stumbled across two years ago and had to have one. So I dove in and have been playing ever since. …

Welcome to Your New Urban Farm Lifestyle Newsletter

Welcome to Your New Urban Farm Lifestyle Newsletter “Change is inevitable. Change is constant.” Benjamin Disraeli, British Prime Minister and Novelist, 1804 – 1881 Change is a grand adventure and change can be challenging, but a life without it would be so stagnant! The key amid change is to create and foster those things that…