Low-Tech COVID-19: Plan for the Worst, Hope for the Best

As COVID-19 begins to spread more widely across the United States, prompting closure of schools, public services, and events, many of us are finding ourselves with more time at home. For some of us this is an inconvenience, for others it is a hardship. The driving thought behind the Low Technology Institute is that someday … More Low-Tech COVID-19: Plan for the Worst, Hope for the Best

Foodmageddon: Seeds!

To grow most of the food we’ll need for the next year, we’ll need seeds. If not for this study, I wouldn’t be buying all of these seeds. I’ve saved about half of these seed varieties from previous years of gardening, but my tomatoes and squash lines have been interbreeding and losing vigor. As you … More Foodmageddon: Seeds!