The Urban Homesteader brings back ancestral know-how to inspire future generations

April 29, 2015 by  
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Many people call themselves (and are) urban homesteaders, but together, these two are actually The Urban Homesteader . A web-based series hosted by real life couple Harv and Caroline, The Urban Homesteader , seeks to connect city dwellers with information that was once handed down through the generations, such as keeping chickens and preserving jam. The pair put a charming spin on learning bit by bit how to turn their small home in Oakland, California, into a bona fide modern homestead. Read the rest of The Urban Homesteader brings back ancestral know-how to inspire future generations Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: backyard gardens , chicken coops , how to garden , how to homestead , how to keep chickens , learning about homesteading , learning about sustainability , sustainable home , sustainable lifestyle , sustainable living , the urban homesteader , urban homesteading

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Adorable tiny cottage is a Japanese-inspired teahouse on wheels

April 29, 2015 by  
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Read the rest of Adorable tiny cottage is a Japanese-inspired teahouse on wheels Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Eco-bat insulation , Japanese soaking tub , Japanese tiny home , loft , mobile house , Ofulo 1-TP tub , Oregon Cottage Company , shoji screen , tatami mat , tea house , Tea House Cottage , tiny house , tiny mobile house

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Cost of Food Waste

December 10, 2013 by  
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Did you know that every year about 1.3 billion tons of food go to waste? That’s about a third of all food produced – and yet 870 million people are undernourished around the world. NeoMam Studios just created a new infographic for DebtAdvisoryCentre.co.uk that explores the true cost of food waste and shines a light on the causes and solutions to this pressing issue. Check out the full infographic after the break! The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: The Cost of Food Waste Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable agriculture” , agriculture , efficiency , food waste , infographic , Produce , sustainable food , sustainable lifestyle , sustainable produce , the cost of food wastage        

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Infographic Shows Which Cities are Embracing the Green Revolution Around the World

December 6, 2012 by  
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Countries around the world are becoming increasingly conscious of environmental issues, and major metropolitan centers are the new front line in the struggle to go green. But how are big cities taking on the challenge? This infographic from HouseTrip examines the measures being employed – from water consumption statistics to green building initiatives – in an attempt to find out which cities are embracing the green revolution. Check it out after the jump! The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Read the rest of Infographic Shows Which Cities are Embracing the Green Revolution Around the World Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: global development , Green Building , green design , green graphics , green lifestyle , greenest cities in the world , housetrip , infographic , sustainable design , sustainable lifestyle , Urban design , world’s greenest cities

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