A Brave New World

A Brave New World

It all starts with some very enthusiastic lads and gentlemen! The rather smelly, grumpy older men of the operation know when it is time. They start...

Spotted! Animal Tracks

Spotted! Animal Tracks

After a fresh fallen snow, it’s a delight to see tracks indicating our furry and feathered friends have been passing through. Not sure what you’re...

January 2020 Free Books

January 2020 Free Books

We are giving away 6 books each month about the stuff that’s important to you: building chemical-free natural ponds, baking no-knead and sourdough bread or, how to design a light straw clay home.

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A Bit About Tides

Tides are a fact of life for our readers on the ocean coasts and have been important to all coastal inhabitants who have become fishing and...

The Power of Pulses includes Recipe

The Power of Pulses includes Recipe

Pulses may not be part of your daily diet, but that might be about to change, especially since the United Nations called 2016 the International Year of Pulses. Packed with protein, fibre, vitamins and minerals, pulses are easy to grow—even in our own gardens—and are versatile to cook with.

Keeping Juiced in Camp

Keeping Juiced in Camp

Summer is a time when many of us head to mountains, woodlands and seasides hoping to unwind and recharge. But when we head out on vacation with our...

Why Does Nikola Tesla Matter?

Why Does Nikola Tesla Matter?

Nikola Tesla was the odd, overlooked genius of the Electric Age. He was a Serbian genius who despised Edison and Marconi, was badly used by...

The Hive Mind of Anthony Pasto

Anthony Pasto considers himself just a sales and marketing guy. In a former life Pasto ran a ball hockey league with a 100 staff members. These days...

New Ways to Finance Farming

New Ways to Finance Farming

This is just a sample of the great stories coming in our March Gardening Digest. It’s a challenge that has scared off many an aspiring farmer: How...

The Unplugged Woodshop

The Unplugged Woodshop

Down an industrial hallway, in an old, white-walled factory, past a sprouts company, a chocolate shop, and a caterer sits the Unplugged Woodshop....

Honey? We Shrink the Nonsense

Honey? We Shrink the Nonsense

There is a story floating around social media that claims that 75 per cent of honey sold in stores is not actually honey. The story states that...

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