Blog – Page 2 – Eco Snippets

Propagating Basil: How To Grow An Infinite Supply…

Learning how to grow basil is one thing. But learning how to propagate basil FOREVER… an entirely different story. In this video we’re going to go through the entire process of cloning basil from start to finish. You’ll see where to take your basil cutting, two different methods for rooting basil, as well as the […]

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Man Living Off-Grid In A Tent On An Island…

Jojo has been living off-grid in a tent for 18 months, the last 12 of which have been on an island in Sweden! He has a 5 meter (16-foot) Sibley Bell tent set up on a platform, a wood stove for heat, a multi-fuel stove for cooking, a solar panel and a car battery for […]

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Man Explains How He Lived Off The Grid For 50 Years…

In 1968, Charles Bello and his wife, Vanna Rae, moved onto 240 acres of redwood forest looking to live a simpler life off the land. They had spent their savings to purchase the land so they got to work building their home themselves. Their first structure was a panelized A-frame that they erected in 5 […]

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Impressive House Built With Sustainable & Reclaimed Materials…

Have you heard of the 100-mile diet? This is the 100-mile house! The goal with this build was to source and salvage as many materials as possible from within a 100-mile radius to reduce the carbon emissions associated with transporting building materials, to re-use materials in order to reduce the environmental impact of building with […]

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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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