One of the many reasons why I would encourage all students to study abroad is that you learn a lot about yourself in the process. This past week, for example, I learned the following: 775 more words
Tag » Agroforestry
Last week’s post introduced you to Ashleigh Sergeant, our #FWOTM that lives the yogi talk, naturally and sustainably. We learned she not only teaches people to “build a life you love” in spirit, but also in physical form with the example of the beautiful sustainable home she and her husband Justin recently built in Costa Rica (pictured above). 617 more words
- Agroforestry means growing and using useful, working trees and shrubs in rural landscapes, often combined with livestock and crops.
- Agroforestry combines agriculture and forestry to create a profitable, productive and sustainable land-use system. 434 more words
The organizers are happy to announce the care of the earth component for SoMI Perma-Mixer II!
To aid in the activities of the Strawbale Studio, designer Mark Angelini of… 164 more words
Conservation districts are the largest consumers of National Agroforestry Center (NAC) materials and also a great help in getting agroforestry practices on the ground. For example, conservation district staff explain the value windbreaks can have in protecting livestock and wind-sensitive crops. 66 more words