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queerlorax: Interested in permaculture and starting your own herb/food garden but don’t know where to start? Whether you’re in an urban, suburban, or rural environment, whether you have a small or large budget, there is a way for permaculture to work for you. There’s many resources on the internet, including these videos consisting of 40 hours of free video lectures.
OmNomination: Making Acorn Flour? Save the Tannin... →
astronautlovetriangl: When I process acorns, I prefer boiling them in changes of water. I save this tannin decoction and use it throughout the year for many things. Tannic acid is extremely astringent, which makes it a fantastic topical wash for acne, poison-ivy rash, burns, and other skin ailments. I also use… I had noticed before that when I drink wine while having a canker sore it...
notquitehippie: Our relationship to seed. Watch this. Share this. It’s so damn beautiful. “The biggest lesson that seeds can teach us right now is generosity.”
OmNomination: Cyril G. Hopkins, "Shall We Use... →
astronautlovetriangl: “The real question is, shall the farmer pay ten times as much as he ought to pay for food to enrich his soil? Shall be buy nitrogen at 45 to 50 cents a pound when the air above every acre contains 70 millions pounds of free nitrogen? Shall he buy potassium at 5 to 20 cents a pound and apply 4…