What we're about
Welcome One and All, Balcony or Backyard Farmer alike! We are a passionate group dedicated to inspiring and empowering individuals to forge a stronger relationship with the natural world we are all apart of. We are committed to re-imagining the good life as one that is meaningful, pleasurable, environmentally sustainable, and socially just. We place the home at the center of that pursuit and see it as a site for personal and societal transformation.
Topics include: permaculture, organic gardening, rainwater harvesting, backyard orchard culture, sustainable building, voluntary simplicity, salvage, scavenging, Freecycle, alternative energy, mushroom culture, community self-reliance, food sovereignty, microlivestock and poultry, beekeeping, natives, seed keeping, cooking, preserves, soap making, composting, land reform, wildlife landscaping, waste processing, recycling, DIY, aquaculture, tool making, carpentry, activism, community building, alternative transportation, and much more!
So, how do you use your land/space? Does your family and/or neighbors think you're crazy? What are you growing? Are you having fun?