Zoobird is about community. Community gardening, organic meals, living in a sustainable environment. It's dangerously organic!
This time of year you’ll experience cool evenings and warm afternoons.
Here’s a great article about places to kayak in Florida. Enjoy!…Continue
PLANTING FOOD FORESTS TO FEED FAMILIES
School children and their communities will learn regenerative food production systems, which protect and strengthen biodiversity, restore depleted soils and feed families. This partnership is requesting funds for two planting seasons this year. Approximately 15-20,000 trees will be planted as food forests by school children and their communities.
As rural Ugandan families become…Continue
Do you Thoreau?
Do you love caring for trees and shrubs, living rustically, and awakening to a chorus of birdsong?
We're hiring a residential perennial caretaker for the season! (April-November)
This is a live-in position that includes a small stipend (part of your work is in trade for accomodations). We…Continue
Have you thought about life off the grid?
One reason I love my Westy so much is because it is self contained. It has all the things you lose when you go off the grid.
Think about it. Off grid means no electricity, water & plumbing.
My Westy has a battery, water tank and porta potty. It has a gas…Continue
Zoobird is a social network. It's got blogs, forums, groups, personal pages and more! You might think of it as a funky camper van with lots of compartments for your stuff and a great multimedia system, too! Best of all, Zoobird has room for all of your friends.
"People will tell you the organic farming revolution that's taking place is about food safety or ecolgical concerns, but I think if you dig down deep, you'll find that the revolution is really about what people are missing in their lives: good food and a connection to the land, both of which puts us in touch with basic spiritual values."
from The Sun Magazine: "Earthly Delights, Cultivating a new Agricultural Revolution: An Interview with Michael Abelman", by Arnie Cooper, June 2003
travelling in brazil and buenos aires recently I was wondering why has North America been (generally) more successful than South America? Brazil and Argentina had economic booms... and busts. I think it is because historically N. America has had a…Continue
My juicer creates more pulp than I think it should. Champion makes a juicer that is much more efficient. Combine it with something that looks like a hydraulic auto transmission lift and some cheesecloth and you have a very efficient, if time…Continue
I would like to see a good dialog from all those of you who are interested in making our planet a safer, healthier, greener and more productive place. Please feel free to share your concerns, solutions, idea's and anything else you would like to…Continue
I'm gonna be starting my first veggie garden as soon as we get moved in to our new house. Anybody out there have advice on how best to start? Should I go the organic garden route? What advantages have you found by going organic?
I am looking for bunching onions. I had some years ago, but lost a garden when I moved. They are a type of green onion, that grows in a bunch -- to harvest, you pull the bunch out of the ground, take one off, stick it back in the hole, and it grows…Continue
The last time I used kefir grains was a few years ago when I knew someone who had a cow who I was getting raw milk from but the cow passed away and now I also find the grains in the back of my refrigerator with no life left. I would love to start…Continue
I am restoring ciocc bike, I am wondering if the year of the bike might be correct. It has 1969 stamped on the forks. I would like to get it back to original colors or if anyone has some info I would be grateful? Thanks
Looks like I am going to join an eastablished CSA in the Ozarks with my purchase of 8 acres next to them. If you would like to WWOOF or think about moving and joining me take a look at:…Continue
Most of you have not heard of the codex for one simple reason: those that are behind this UN initiative do not want you to hear about it.The codex will eventually make it mandatory for all vegetables (organic included) to be irradiated. It will also…Continue