Low Tech Podcast, No. 64 — Ten-Mile Building Challenge

Low Tech Podcast, No. 64 – 27 Jan 2023
Ten-Mile Building Challenge

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We’re introducing the 10-Mile Building Challenge on this week’s episode and previewing some of the episodes we’ll have coming up this year.

10-Mile Building Challenge website: https://lowtechinstitute.org/tmbc/

#sustainability #construction #lowtech #transition … More Low Tech Podcast, No. 64 — Ten-Mile Building Challenge

Volunteer with Us and Visit the WI Garden Expo for Free

The Wisconsin Garden Expo is back on this year, February 10–12 — we’ll be there and so can you! Every year this event draws thousands from the southern Wisconsin area to see presentations, demonstrations, and vendors all focused on gardening. We’ll be there this year, but you can see 2021’s presentations (on potatoes, Foodmageddon, and … More Volunteer with Us and Visit the WI Garden Expo for Free

Low Tech Podcast, No. 63 — The Future of Composting

Low Tech Podcast, No. 63 – 13 Jan 2022

The Future of Composting

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We’re joined this week by Matt Crisp (@matt.crunchy) to hop in our time machine and visit 2073 to learn about local, post-transition compost systems in the Midwest, Southwest, and New England.

#sustainability #compost #lowtech #transition … More Low Tech Podcast, No. 63 — The Future of Composting

Low-Tech Resolutions: 5 Small Changes

The most common New Year’s resolutions will not surprise you: exercise more, eat healthier, lose weight, save money, spend more time with family, and friends, reduce stress, spend less time on social media, and save on living expenses, according to a late 2022 survey. These seem pedestrian and slightly repetitive: they either focus on living … More Low-Tech Resolutions: 5 Small Changes

Low Tech Podcast, No. 61 — Future-fitting a Florida Subdivision

Low Tech Podcast, No. 61 – 16 Dec 2022

Future-fitting a Florida Subdivision

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In this episode we travel forward in time to 2042 and visit a Florida subdivision that future-fitted itself into a locally sustained community in a future without fossil-fuels.

#futurefit #sustainability … More Low Tech Podcast, No. 61 — Future-fitting a Florida Subdivision

Low Tech Podcast, No. 60 — EcoGuerrillas Audiobook Excerpt

Low Tech Podcast, No. 60 – 02  Dec 2022

EcoGuerrillas Audiobook Excerpt

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In this episode we share a few excerpts from an audiobook germane to the institute’s ethos and mission.

Members of the institute get early access (keep an eye on your emails for a link).

#clifi #sustainability … More Low Tech Podcast, No. 60 — EcoGuerrillas Audiobook Excerpt

Did You Miss #GivingTuesday? How about #ProcrastinatorsWednesday?: Help a Different Type of Sustainability Nonprofit

“We are on a highway to climate hell with our foot on the accelerator.” The United Nations’ Secretary General, António Guterres, stated this at the COP 27 conference in Egypt. The digging and drilling of fossil fuels must stop and we must use renewable and nature-based solutions. The Low Technology Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit … More Did You Miss #GivingTuesday? How about #ProcrastinatorsWednesday?: Help a Different Type of Sustainability Nonprofit

Low Tech Podcast, No. 59 — Wake Up to Reality

Low Tech Podcast, No. 59 – 18  Nov 2022

Wake Up to Reality

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In this episode we chat with Kate Ingold (https://www.kateingold.com/ IG: @kate.ingold) about coming to realize big changes are looming in our collective future when it comes to climate and energy. 

#thatching #sustainabilit … More Low Tech Podcast, No. 59 — Wake Up to Reality