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Can You Grow Asparagus In The Tropics?

Can You Grow Asparagus In The Tropics?

There are some vegetables that thrive in temperate climates and need cooler weather to row best – like brussels sprouts and artichokes. But what about another cool-weather vegetable; asparagus? Can you grow asparagus in the tropics? While asparagus usually...
Growing Potatoes in Tropical Climates

Growing Potatoes in Tropical Climates

Potatoes are known as root vegetables that do best in cooler climates. However, it is possible to grow certain varieties of potatoes even in the tropics. You heard that right! There are heat-tolerant varieties of potatoes that can grow in the tropics, as long as...
8 Off-Grid Communities Walking the Walk

8 Off-Grid Communities Walking the Walk

There is no one way to go off-grid: some people move to a rural area and start a homestead, others transition in increments to build a permaculture garden (and remain in the city), and still, others join a community to begin their off-grid lifestyle with others. ...
The Best Ways To Store Rainwater?

The Best Ways To Store Rainwater?

You’ve heard me say that water is only as clean as the container you store it in, so it only makes sense that I do a post about the best ways to store rainwater, right?  The point of appropriately storing rainwater is all about health and sanitation:...