Posts Tagged ‘hydroponics’

Earthships 101: The Fundamentals of Radically Sustainable Housing

Earthships demonstrate a way to live in harmony with the planet by encountering natural resources without defeating them.  Imagine living in a home that costs you nothing to heat or cool.  Imagine Earthships! An earthship is a passive solar home made out of natural and recylced materials.  It is off-grid, getting it’s power from the…

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Hydroponics: 90% Less Water Than Conventional Farming

As rising food costs become an increasing burden on people’s lives, more people are seeking ways to grow food for themselves in inexpensive and sustainable ways.  Hydroponics is gardening without soil, where plants are placed in a growing medium and nutrients are fed to the roots directly from water. Not only can you save money…

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