Category Archives : Home and Garden


Dehydrating Tomatoes For Tomato Powder

As the tomato season draws to a close for us here, many of us are busy canning. Making homemade spaghetti sauces, salsas, pizza sauce, tomato sauce, paste, juice, soup. Those are all wonderful ways to store up food for the winter, but I also like to have dehydrated ones for making tomato powder. I wash […]


Aquaponics Urban Farm

Aquaponics has been around for decades, if not millennia. The word is new, the idea old. It is multi-purposing your assets, which most sustainable types strive for. Aquaponics is the use of animal waste (freshwater fish or other aquatic animals) to feed your hydroponics garden. This is possible simply because animals excrete urea, excess minerals […]