Need winter storage for potatoes but don’t have a ton of money? Try this method.
A prototype gasification biochar stove with an added cooktop to utilize waste heat.
A simple design for a backyard biochar stove that anyone can build.
The latest experiment in composting.
How do you give chickens access to fresh grass when they destroy it so quickly?
A critique of my first attempt to make biochar with an open top kiln and how to solve some of the problems.
Do we really need all that plastic in the garden?
Even tinkerers have heroes. One of mine is Pekka Leskela. The soft-spoken Swedish stove designer and builder embodies much of what I aspire to be. innovating, inventing, experimenting…. you know, tinkering. All in the service of inspiring others to do their own designs. The concept for this project comes from one of Pekka’s designs that … More Horizontal Rocket Stove