Need winter storage for potatoes but don’t have a ton of money? Try this method. Continue reading “Low Cost D.I.Y. Root Cellar”
A prototype gasification biochar stove with an added cooktop to utilize waste heat. Continue reading ““The Rocket””
A simple design for a backyard biochar stove that anyone can build. Continue reading “Biochar: Double Walled Gasification Stove”
The latest experiment in composting. Continue reading “Insulated Composter – “The Tardis””
An experiment to see if adding a solar heat collector to the small composter can raise the temperature inside the composting drum and “jump start” the thermophilic bacterial decomposition process. Continue reading “Solar Heated Compost Pile”
A critique of my first attempt to make biochar with an open top kiln and how to solve some of the problems. Continue reading “Open Top Flame Cap Biochar Kiln – Second Design”
Tom builds an open top biochar kiln.
A quick and easy method for protecting seedlings from ducks, squirrels, and wascally wabbits.
DIY insulated drum composter with a hand crank.
Do we really need all that plastic in the garden? Continue reading “Gardening Without Plastic: Wooden Worm Tower”