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The Backyard Fish Farm

THE BACKYARD FISH FARM The text and illustrations of this article are from Organic Gardening and Farming; January, 1972 The new…continue reading

Raising Catfish in a Barrel

RAISING CATFISH IN A BARREL The text and illustrations of this article are from Organic Gardening and Farming; October, 1973 The new…continue reading

On The Horizon: FAMINE

On The Horizon: FAMINE By Douglas S. Winnail, Ph. D., M.P.H. From The World Ahead, Sept-Oct, 1996 Perhaps you have…continue reading

Making & Selling Tire Gardens

Making & Selling Tire Gardens By Kurt SaxonRaised beds are the best way to garden, for several reasons. First, the…continue reading

Make Your Own Corn Nuts by Kurt Saxon

MAKE YOUR OWN CORN NUTS  by Kurt Saxon You must be familiar with corn nuts. They are put up in…continue reading

Hunger In America by Kurt Saxon

Hunger In America ©1976 By Kurt Saxon Last week PBS aired a weird program entitled “Hunger In America”. It was…continue reading

Growing Trees By The Grandma White Method

Growing Trees (Any Trees!) By The Grandma White Method (The text & illustrations for this web page came from the…continue reading


CORN AND BEANS, THE WONDER FOODS  by Kurt Saxon (From THE SURVIVOR; Volume 8) Corn and beans have been staple…continue reading

Camping & Woodcraft 1917 Concentrated Foods

CAMPING & WOODCRAFT 1917 CHAPTER TEN: CONCENTRATED FOODS The first European settlers in this country were ignorant of the ways of the…continue reading

A Garden in a Basket

This article came from the 39th (May/June 1976)  issue of The Mother Earth News. One look at the prices quoted in…continue reading