Free range eggs
Aug 16, 2020
How we built our wormery using an old IBC.
Apr 14, 2018
Look no hands! Feeding fish on holiday*
*No, not when the fish are on holiday. When we are. Fish keeping best practice is apparently to feed by hand as it provides a routine to...
Nov 5, 2017
Build your own aquaponics greenhouse - part 3
Part 1 covered the build, and part 2 the plumbing. In this post I'll cover the growing media, plants and fish. The choice of growing...
Sep 7, 2017
Build your own aquaponics greenhouse - part 2
* Geekery warning * Apparently, this post is heavy on technical detail and somewhat light on comedic anecdotes. (Personally, I'm ok with...
Sep 5, 2017
Build your own aquaponics greenhouse - part 1
I first heard about aquaponics at a permaculture talk in London. One of the speakers, Richard Tatum, described the aquaponics...
Sep 3, 2017
Small is beautiful
For about eighteen months we've been searching for a smallholding property to buy. Somewhere with two or three acres, a nice house, not...