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Want to Live Off-Grid? You’ll Need These 7 Skills

Want to Live Off-Grid? You’ll Need These 7 Skills

There’s a huge difference between a survivalist in an urban area and one who lives off-grid. The urban prepper can easily purchase food from the mall, has access to clean water, electricity, etc. Any prepping they do is for a possible disaster or unforeseen event that may disrupt the amenities that they are accustomed to. […]

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What is Permaculture and Should Urban Farmers Consider It?

What is Permaculture and Should Urban Farmers Consider It?

When it comes to most kinds of farming, permaculture is one hot topic. It’s easy to see why farmers of all backgrounds and experience levels are excited about permaculture. As more and more consumers switch to a partly organic or fully organic diet, farmers are pushed to explore sustainable ways to produce organic produce and/or […]

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Quick and Easy Vermicomposting Tips for Urban Farmers

Quick and Easy Vermicomposting Tips for Urban Farmers

Many urban farmers are able to achieve a positive ROI thanks to heavy local demand for organic vegetables. As local consumers become more sophisticated and educate themselves on their total carbon footprint, there’s an increasing clamor for locally grown, totally organic, totally ‘green’ local produce. Sadly, this is one opportunity that can’t easily be solved […]

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Doing Urban Farming

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Doing Urban Farming

It’s easy to heed the call of urban farming. It really is. Who wouldn’t get excited about the idea of knowing where your food came from? Who wouldn’t get pumped up about feeding only the very best food to your loved ones and community members? Who would mind the extra cash farming 100% organic and […]

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4 Factors to Be Aware of When Embarking on Urban Farming

4 Factors to Be Aware of When Embarking on Urban Farming

As the old saying goes, if you fail to plan, you are planning to fail. A little bit of research ahead of time can save you quite a bit of wasted time, effort, and money. This advice definitely applies to urban farming. Here are four key factors you have to consider before starting your urban […]

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