Blog – Page 2 – Eco Snippets

The Living Soil: A Documentary…

Our soils support 95 percent of all food production, and by 2060, our soils will be asked to give us as much food as we have consumed in the last 500 years. They filter our water. They are one of our most cost-effective reservoirs for sequestering carbon. They are our foundation for biodiversity. And they […]

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Beginner’s Guide To Growing Vegetables For Profit…

In this video I’m going to show you how to start a farm from scratch in 7 steps. In fact, this step-by-step tutorial is the exact same approach we used to start organic farming on our small farm, that allowed us to farm full time in our first year and makes us a comfortable living […]

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See The Results Of Seven Years Of “No Dig” Gardening…

In this video watch as Charles Dowding gives you a tour of his 2019 winter garden which will show you the results of 7 years of using the “no dig” gardening method. In it he shows you first the simplicity of his approach, which is spreading organic matter on the surface, and that’s it! All […]

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These Environmentally Friendly 3D Printed Houses Are Made From Hemp…

With 3D-printing tech, hemp is going to become even more of a realistic alternative to traditional materials… More architects and builders are turning to hemp as a sustainable material to use when building homes, and with 3D-printing technology, hemp is going to become even more of a realistic alternative to traditional materials, which are not […]

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Retired Couple Living Off-Grid Share Their 8-Year Experience…

In this video we’re meeting Art & Mary, a retired couple who set out to build an energy efficient and allergen-free home, and ended up living fully off the grid. They have a massive solar power system for the majority of their electrical needs, they process all their own firewood, grow and forage a lot […]

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Hemp, The New Agricultural Frontier…

The commercial hemp industry is growing and developing rapidly. This is an educational video on industrial hemp for fiber production / textiles and seed oil production, as a rotational crop, and other uses. 12 different kinds of seed varieties are being tested for the best results in growth and harvest. This video also covers some […]

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Island Living In An Off-The-Grid House Boat…

Mark has lived a very unusual life. As a professional mime and clown he has traveled the world as a performing artist and brought smiles to the faces of thousands. Now, he has retired and is living in a spectacular house boat on an island in New Zealand which brings a smile to his face […]

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The Making Of A Wind Turbine…

Electricity harnessed from wind has become the second largest source of energy in Germany since 2017 – and has thus out powered nuclear and coal. Nearly 30,000 on- and off-shore wind turbines are operating throughout the country, covering approx. 19 percent of energy consumption. This documentary follows the construction of a new wind power plant […]

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