Sweetgrass Farm

Evolutionary Lessons From The Plant Kingdom

 I believe with all my heart it is imperative to the survival of humanity that we learn to live in harmony with nature. I grew up on a big, beautiful farm in Virginia at the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains. My childhood days were filled with the wonder of the natural world as I [...]

A Mobile Eco Tent For Ultimate Freedom

Now this is cool! I don't know about you, but I like my freedom and mobility to go where I want when I want. If I were in my twenties, this fabulous eco tent would be my home. I am in my fifties and it still suits my fancy. Times are changing. I have friends [...]

Finding The Truth About Radiation Protection

While it has been more than three years since the catastrophic nuclear meltdown at Fukushima in Japan, most Americans remain in the dark with unanswered questions regarding the consequences. We are not out of the woods yet by any means, and it remains deplorable that our government has failed to provide adequate answers. While specific [...]

Zesty Organic Urban Gardening Benefits

Here is yet another post about the wonders of creative urban gardening benefits and green spaces across the globe. America continues to be one the most unhealthy cultures in the western world, and it is high time healthy and unhealthy Americans decide to do something to change this. That something is to have year round [...]

Food Desert Solutions With Government Funding And Renegade Gardening

Do you live in a food desert? In other words, do you reside in a rural town or neighborhood with no available access to fresh, healthy, affordable food? If so, there is government funding available as a solution to those living in a food desert. You can visit this site to first, plug in your [...]

Biodynamic Agriculture To End World Hunger

In May last year I posted an article, Back To The Garden To Feed The World, in which I explained how the cultivation of small gardens would be sufficient to provide enough fresh food to feed everyone. If we understand the principles in biodynamic gardening, the concept that multitudes of small gardens can feed the [...]

Let Nature’s Wisdom Be Your Guide

Albert Einstein was noted for saying, " Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything." Mankind has made a disastrous mistake in gazing upon the natural world with the eyes of exploitation instead of a wonder to be preserved. Our rain forests, bees, glaciers, polar bears, sea life and fresh water are facing [...]

The Higher Evolution And Wisdom Found In The Life Of Plants

Rudolph Steiner was noted as saying that "plants can only be understood when considered in connection with all that is circling, weaving and living around them." Steiner also explained that the birds are vital to the health of plants. The healthy growth of plants to flower and fruit is virtually stunted without the wing beats [...]

Grow Food All Year In The Walipini Underground Greenhouse

A friend of mine, who knows how passionate I am about growing food, recently sent me some wonderful green news about a Walipini underground greenhouse. Walipini is an Aymara Indian word which means "place of warmth." This greenhouse in the ground, a warm place, is constructed six to eight feet within the earth utilizing both [...]

Green Urban Community Design For The Health And Well Being Of America

As we enter 2014, many Americans have health at the top of their New Year resolutions. Those who join the gym or start the latest trendy health diet are the minority compared to many Americans who cannot afford to pay for fitness nor healthy food. Even for those who can, it takes extra time, work [...]

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.