Tag Archive: Food

No-Cost Ways To Grow More Food From Your Garden

7 No-Cost Ways To Grow More Food From Your Garden Starting a vegetable garden can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some no-cost ways to boost yields in your garden. Some will even save you money. Compost everything – First and foremost, if you want to build healthy, lively soils, you …

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Feed a Family of 4 for 1 year, for Less Than $300 (food Prep)

Feed a Family of 4 for 1 year, for Less Than $300 Make sure you like living green and frugally on Facebook and follow us on Pinterest to be updated every time we find a great tutorial We do not know what the future will bring, we can only study the facts at hand and come to some intelligent conclusions. …

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How To Build A Solar Food Dehydrator

How To Build A Solar Food Dehydrator Food drying is a way to preserve fruit, vegetables, and animal proteins after harvest, that has been practiced since antiquity,food dehydrator refers to a device that removes moisture from food to aid in its preservation. A food dehydrator uses a heat source and air flow to reduce the …

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How Much Should You Plant In Your Garden To Provide a Year’s Worth of Food

How Much Should You Plant In Your Garden To Provide a Year’s Worth of Food Not long ago, people had to think about how much to grow for the year. They had to plan ahead, save seeds, plant enough for their family, preserve enough. It was not just a hobby for them. It didn’t take up a 4 foot by …

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How To Build A Food Storage Drying Rack/Shelf

**DIY** How To Build A Food Storage Drying Rack/Shelf Drying is a method of food preservation that works by removing water from the food, which inhibits the growth of bacteria and has been practised worldwide since ancient times to preserve food. Where or when dehydration as a food preservation technique was invented has been lost …

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16 Foods You Can Re-Grow from Kitchen Scraps

16 Foods You Can Re-Grow from Kitchen Scraps The next time you’re cooking a meal and chopping your vegetables, don’t just throw all the leftover pieces away . Those seeds and scraps from your vegetables can often be regrown in your kitchen or vegetable garden, saving you money and reducing food waste. Various vegetables that you can …

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Pantry Ideas: Rotating Canned Food Storage Plans

Pantry Ideas: Rotating Canned Food Storage Plans Storing canned food in your kitchen cabinets is an inefficient use of space and you will often find old cans in the back. This easy-to-build shelf system will solve the problem by rotating the cans. The cost is a small fraction of the price of retail canned food systems. There …

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Onion Bombs: Make Ideal Camping Food

Onion Bombs: Make Ideal Camping Food We camp a lot, and I mean a lot. Having good food around the campfire is a necessity in our minds. We tried these and they were a huge hit With the Fourth of July quickly approaching, if you are like me and you are beginning to put together your …

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