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Beyond Sustainable 30 Year Old farm

By steve / May 6, 2018

Zero Waste Homestead Farm on 1 Acre John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ visits Pico Blanco Farm, a 1 Acre Beyond Sustainable Farm on a the hill above Escazú, Costa Rica that was started 30 years ago. In this episode, John takes you on a tour of this well-planned permaculture farm that captures its own water, generates its […]

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How to Grow Something More Important than your Organic Garden

By steve / May 6, 2018

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ interviews Santiago Miranda, founder of the Urban Permaculture Gardening Community in Costa Rica about how to build an organic gardening community. In this episode, John shares with you his thoughts on growing something more important than your organic garden: Community. In this day and age, we are becoming more isolated and separated […]

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4 Tips To Add Cinco De Mayo Decor For A Mexican-Style Boho-Chic Space

By steve / May 6, 2018

A Mexican-Style Boho-Chic Space Maximalism is big for 2018, and layered, global-inspired bohemian design is one of the freshest ways to execute it. With Cinco de Mayo (and summer) right around the corner, why not give your space a  colorful little Mexican-style boho-chic lift? A little bit of Cinco De Mayo decor is a sure […]

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Tropical Food Forest; Nursery Grows Perennial Vegetables + Rare Fruit Trees

By steve / May 6, 2018

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ visits Finca Dos Madres Permaculture Nursery and Farm outside San Jose, Costa Rica. In this episode, John takes you on a short tour of this permaculture farm that is built on a sloped property. You will learn about some of the over 200 species of plants and some of the over 100 […]

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How to Make Easy Kimchi Fresh from the Garden Recipe

By steve / May 6, 2018

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares with you how you can easily make kimchi from ingredients from your home garden (or the grocery store). In this episode, you will learn how to make a plant-based kimchi that is delicious. In this episode, John will harvest his bolting napa cabbage leaves and show you how you can preserve […]

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The Top Five Garden Trends

By steve / May 6, 2018

Garden Trends 2018 Spring is almost here, and it’s time to start thinking about how you can spend more time outdoors. If you have a patio or a garden, giving it a little refresh is time and money well spent. Make your outdoor living space more functional (and beautiful!) by incorporating the top garden trends […]

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14 Tips from the Forest to Have a Successful Vegetable Garden

By steve / May 6, 2018

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares with you 14 tips from the Forest that can help you have a more successful vegetable garden. In this episode, John takes a hike up Mount Tauhara in New Zealand and will share with you some of his observations from the forest and how you can apply them in your vegetable […]