As a gardener or hobby farmer, you probably don’t think of yourself as a scientist. Let me beg to differ! I bet that you’re more of scientist than you might think. Do you notice wild birds and insects in your garden? Have you taken note of when flowers start to bloom, or when the first […]
Have you ever noticed that mosquitoes tend to really like some people while only lightly nibbling on others? There’s actually a reason for that. If you’re one of those people that mosquitoes find particularly tasty, this is probably why. Also find out how to deter these pests, and stay bite free this summer.
What is Permaculture? What is it not? This is Part 1 in a Series exploring my ongoing study and application of Permaculture.
There are literally hundreds of research projects being conducted all over the world and scientists are looking for help from everyday citizens. Many of the projects are free to participate, although some require a fee on the part of the participant. Volunteers contribute observations on a particular subject such as birds, gardening, diet, or weather […]