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Podcast Episode #159: Mike talks Compost and Manure Tea with Annie Haven of Authentic Haven Brand Natural Brew

Podcast Episode #159: Mike talks Compost and Manure Tea with Annie Haven of Authentic Haven Brand Natural Brew | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it

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One weird trick to fix farms forever

One weird trick to fix farms forever | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Does David Brandt hold the secret for turning industrial agriculture from global-warming problem to carbon solution?
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Dirt: Correcting a Climate-Model Missing Link (Op-Ed)

Dirt: Correcting a Climate-Model Missing Link (Op-Ed) | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Climate models will reach another level of accuracy as they begin incorporating soil microbial activity on a global scale.
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Fukushima, eat your heart out. Add in hemp, and we might just survive this nuclear meltdown in the Pacific by absorbing radiation.

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Nepalese farmers go organic with human waste

Nepalese farmers go organic with human waste | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Jeevan Maharjan has a different approach to human waste -- he considers it as wealth.
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Present, meet the future!

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Different Organic Fertilizers – Types Of Fertilizer For Organic Gardening

Different Organic Fertilizers – Types Of Fertilizer For Organic Gardening | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Organic materials in the garden are more environmentally friendly. This includes organic fertilizers. Learn about what are organic fertilizers and how you can use them to improve your garden.
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The Solution Is In The Soil

The Solution Is In The Soil | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
I found this 'The Solution Is In The Soil' http://t.co/4KJQfmL1vR in the Jason Mraz App http://t.co/gmCxUQ3v2R
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Vermicomposting: How worms can reduce our waste | memolition

Vermicomposting: How worms can reduce our waste | memolition | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Nearly one third of our food ends up in the trash can. There is hope, however, in the form of worms, which naturally convert organic waste into fertilizer. Matthew Ross details the steps we can all take to vermicompost at home ...
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Healthy Soil? Not Before You Address These Three Things - AgWeb

Healthy Soil? Not Before You Address These Three Things - AgWeb | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
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Healthy Soil? Not Before You Address These Three Things
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Would you describe your soil as pretty weatherproof, able to handle harsh conditions and poised to bounce back quickly?
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Uno, Dos, Dres!

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Our Outhouse! | Making Our Sustainable Life

Our Outhouse! | Making Our Sustainable Life | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
So that's when we decided, then and there, we will build an outhouse! We have been toying with the idea for a while now. Even though I love it when my friends and family visit us up on the future homestead, it can be tricky ...
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I'm building one.

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Iowa View : Put protection of soil first - DesMoinesRegister.com

Iowa View : Put protection of soil first - DesMoinesRegister.com | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Iowa View : Put protection of soil first
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The soil that grows our food and fiber is our most neglected natural resource. Storms cause valuable topsoil to wash away into our rivers and streams or blow away over the landscape.
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Skills You Need – Vermicomposting - SHTF Blog

Skills You Need – Vermicomposting - SHTF Blog | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
I've been raising worms for winter composting for over 7 years now. I'm still running with the great-great-great-grandbaby worms of the original pound of red wrigglers I received with my vermiculture starter kit.
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5 ways that urine can help save humanity - Treehugger (blog)

5 ways that urine can help save humanity - Treehugger (blog) | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
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Most of us would recoil at the thought of ancient, accumulated, dried-out urine. But not climate scientists.
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Vermicomposting – What Worms Can Do | Free Country Farm

Vermicomposting – What Worms Can Do | Free Country Farm | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Composting is a great way to decrease your household trash output. It's also a chance to create a usable and beneficial product out of what you usually ...
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Civilizations Rise and Fall On the Quality of Their Soil - Science Daily (press release)

Civilizations Rise and Fall On the Quality of Their Soil - Science Daily (press release) | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Science World Report Civilizations Rise and Fall On the Quality of Their Soil Science Daily (press release) "Cultivating soil continuously for too long destroys the bacteria which convert the organic matter into nutrients," says Mary Scholes, who...
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The next great farming frontier? Look up

The next great farming frontier? Look up | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
A new green revolution is underway -- on urban rooftops.
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The Dreamtime | KUNSTLER

The Dreamtime | KUNSTLER | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
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"These days, surely, the idea of physical labor in the sorghum rows is abhorrent to a 325-pound food-stamp recipient lounging in an air-conditioned trailer engrossed in the televised adventures of Kim Kardashian and her celebrated vagina while feasting on a KFC 10-piece bundle and a 32 oz Mountain Dew.". Wow.

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: The State of Food and Agriculture 2013

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: The State of Food and Agriculture 2013 | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Improved food systems=increase dietary diversity, to reduce over-consumption, to make enough energy available http://t.co/vVRxQap1tW #UNFAO
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Worm Composting - How to create your own Worm Bin

Here is a quick video of us expanding our worm composting bin. Vermicompisting is really working for us, and its easy. Worm casting and tea are a inexpensive...
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Sewage backups prompts suburban outhouse - MiamiHerald.com

Sewage backups prompts suburban outhouse - MiamiHerald.com | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
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A few yards outside David Mastrianni's four-bedroom, three-bathroom home is a 10-foot-tall wooden outhouse.
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Ladies and Gentlemen... the future of America.

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Municipal Solid Waste | Wastes | US EPA

Municipal Solid Waste | Wastes | US EPA | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Recycling & composting reduced annual GHG emissions = to taking almost 34 million cars off the road http://t.co/64DM36GGNk #MSWinfo
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There is no reason not to turn this stuff into not-being-wastes

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Marcus Taylor's curator insight, November 30, 2013 2:44 PM

In 2011, Americans generated about 250 million tons of trash and recycled and composted almost 87 million tons of this material, equivalent to a 34.7 percent recycling rate

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4 Composting Outhouses That Provide a Room With a View

4 Composting Outhouses That Provide a Room With a View | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
Pooping in a hole in the ground isn't everyone's cup of tea. But with views like these, relieving yourself the old fashioned way can feel positively luxurious.
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"You said pooping in a hole in the ground... huh huh huh."

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How Your Company Can Help Build Tomorrow's Sustainable Cities ...

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How Your Company Can Help Build Tomorrow's Sustainable Cities. by John D. Macomber | 9:00 AM July 15, 2013. Comments. By 2050 the number of people living in cities will have nearly doubled, from 3.6 billion in 2011 to more than 6 ...
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project: outhouses | Inspire Me Heather

project: outhouses | Inspire Me Heather | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
DIY outhouses and outside showers - bloggers post roundup - Inspire Me Heather blog.
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Cool.

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Mesh Cities

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IoT, M2M, mobile technologies are reinventing the design of cities. (Check out http://t.co/FaigoVn0H4 Sustainable Intelligent Cities of Tomorrow Today!
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15,000 Russian Troops On US Soil Prepare For Upcoming Disaster | Alternative

15,000 Russian Troops On US Soil Prepare For Upcoming Disaster | Alternative | Vermicomposting & Humanure News | Scoop.it
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Why?

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