4 All-Star Urban Agriculture Cities We’re Watching in 2016

January 27th, 2016|Categories: Social Goodness, Urban Farms|Tags: , , , , , |

A look at four U.S. cities leading the food justice movement with thriving urban agriculture programs and farms.

Idea: Marvelous Elevated Straw Bale Garden Bed Design

January 23rd, 2016|Categories: Design, How-to, Videos|

During our Tierra: Online conference in Fall 2015, master gardener and plant guild expert Delia Carroll showcased a truly excellent straw bale garden bed system she’s installed in her yard.      We love its novel, water-saving, [...]

2016 is the International Year of Pulses — Let’s Celebrate!

January 6th, 2016|Categories: Climate, Gardening Ideas|Tags: , , , , , |

It's a perfect year to shout out for heirloom legumes... Happy 2016, everyone! As we’ve turned the calendar from 2015 and said goodbye to the U.N.’s International Year of the Soils (news flash: we live a [...]

Carbon Farming Love at COP21

December 11th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

People with a pulse agree: Carbon Farming and Regenerative Farming a key to reversing climate change. Highlights from COP21 in Paris We’re a big fan of soil, of anyone building soil at any scale, and [...]