"When I I am asked how to attract frogs, I tell them not to have fish in their pond. But if you are looking for fish food, frogs lay thousands of eggs at a time less than 5% making it through the first year. They are a very important food source for…"
Indiana activist and organic farmer. My ecofarm features permaculture design, off-grid renewable energy, organic agriculture, sustainable forestry, and green buildings. My passions run deep for small farms, organic food, self-sufficient living, a clean environment, music (especially live music), permaculture, edible landscaping, organic gardening, good nutrition, and renewable energy. Did I mention having fun?
Met you at a food festival at the state fairgrounds back in 2007? I think.
We are very interested in sustainability and are working to create a new studio and lodge here on our property. We meet with an architect on the 14th and are about ready to bid the project.
Our focus is art, spirituality and sustainability and we hope to focus this here on our multigenerational campus.
Thankyou......It is mutual.Hope the conference went well this year?I was sorry to miss it.Much is happening and moving in Indiana.YES..................................
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Hi Steve! I thought we were already friends ! lol I would love to live on a farm, or own more land, but I am destined is to help create more justice for the underserved here in the city, along with E. Smiley and crew. Is your ecofarm open to tours for students?
We are the Garden Angels from Fort Wayne . We are 35 elementary age students. We operate a 2 acre intensive organic community garden.We use our garden for exercise and wellness.We call our agriculturally based exercise
"agricise". We build our garden tools out of waste stream items.Discarded bicycles are upcycled into highwheel plows.We donate 75% of our crop to senior citizens.This will be our fourth year of operation.E.Smiley /The Jolly Green Giant
A whole new kind of restaurant is about to hit the Monon in Broad Ripple in what has been, until a few months ago, a squatter-occupied empty building owned by the Indy Parks Department. Patachou Inc. founder Martha Hoover, whose company also operates Napolese, Petite Chou, and of [...]
Each year, the Hoosier Environmental Council stages a Greening the Statehouse event to highlight the most essential environmental issues that will be faced in the coming legislative session. The event is normally an all-day affair, packed with presentations, a keynote speech, panels and vendors. It’s a bit of a [...]
I have an omelet pan that has a failing non-stick surface so I am replacing it. It’s one of those expensive brands — so, bummer — but I’ve had a few years. It’s all aluminum so short of using as a weapon on a possible intruder I don’t have [...]