The Worm Farmer’s Handbook

Mid – to Large-Scale Vermicomposting for Farms, Businesses, Municipalities, Schools, and Institutions By Rhonda Sherman Chelseagreen November 8, 2018 Turning waste into wealth sounds too good to be true, but many worm farmers are finding that vermicomposting is a reliable way to do just that. Vermicast—a biologically active, nutrient-rich mix of earthworm castings and decomposed …

Inside the Think Tank Where IKEA’s Most Innovative Ideas Are Born

Aquaponic and hydroponic plants in the Farm. Photo: Nikolaj Thaning Rentzmann Down the hall is “the Farm,” where Space10 is experimenting with hydroponic and aquaponic farming. By Hadley Keller Architectural Digest June 27, 2018 They’re currently growing a variety of microgreens, some of which are sold to local restaurants, and have developed an open-source hydroponic …

Podcast – Indian communities in New Zealand

Christchurch City Libraries blog hosts a series of regular podcasts from specialist human rights radio show Speak up – Kōrerotia. This show is created by Sally Carlton. Guests Rakesh Naidoo (Strategic Advisor Race Relations at the Human Rights Commission), Archna Tandon, and Jane Buckingham (University of Canterbury historian) discuss Indian migration to and settlement in New …