Putting Food Security to the Test in Canada’s North

Putting Food Security to the Test in Canada’s North

A family’s year-long challenge to live off the land where the Arctic Circle is closer than any major city – 3 skeptical teenagers, 1 reluctant husbandno salt, no caffeine, no sugar and -40 temperatures

Random Acts of Green

Random Acts of Green

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Holiday Traditions at South Pond Farm

Holiday Traditions at South Pond Farm

I’ve just finished making a grocery list for the holidays. All the girls are coming home and we love doing some of the cooking and baking together....

Gone With the Wind – Updated Dec 2019

Gone With the Wind – Updated Dec 2019

Ontario gave the green light to green energy in 2009 and by 2019 developers are dismantling the wind turbines they built. Doug Ford’s new...

Living Off the Grid and Coffee Alternatives

Living Off the Grid and Coffee Alternatives

We start this episode talking about living off the grid using solar, wind, batteries and a generator with Canada’s handyman and Harrowsmith contributor, Steve Maxwell. Then, on a lighter note, but with no less energy, I speak with Signe Langford, Harrowsmith’s food editor about alternatives to hot chocolate on cold winter evenings, on the grid, or off.

Feel-Good Coffees

Feel-Good Coffees

When it comes to a feel-good cup of coffee, the choices are dizzying. It’s a battle between karma, birds, carbon, arabica and cost. The jargon...

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