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substance consumed to provide nutritional support for humans and animals. Use this tag for questions on the sustainability aspects of food in general. See also [meat],[fish],[cooking]
As someone who lives in a city and expects that a sustainable world will be interdependent rather than isolated homesteads, I'm interested in where money (spent locally as an assumption) is best ...
Feb 3, 2013 at 2:43
I make cheese from time to time which produces copious quantities of whey (often more than I can drink in the mean time).
Are there any extra uses for whey that I may be overlooking?
Jan 31, 2013 at 8:00
I am a first time seeder and I am trying to save the seeds from the fruits and vegetables I consume so I can plant them later. I understand how to properly save most seeds like. However, I am unsure ...
Jan 30, 2013 at 14:16
I've often wondered what is ecologically better:
A tomato from the region grown in a (heated) greenhouse/hothouse
A tomato from several thousand km away grown naturally
Ceteris paribus, are there ...
Jan 30, 2013 at 8:52
Yeasts are used to produce "alcoholic beverages" / beer / wine, to bake, yogurt/cheese, etc....
Going to a shop and buy some baker's yeast is easy but not a long term solution, at least the ones I ...
Jan 30, 2013 at 7:14
Are there problems with an aquaponic tilapia farm for a condo/apartment living space? Is this sustainable and safe?
I'm thinking there might be problems with humidity/mold and possible water pump ...
Jan 29, 2013 at 21:04
It's so easy to preserve food with a fridge. But if you don't have electricity, because of some big disaster or resource depletion, how would you handle preserving meat?
In winter it is relatively ...
Jan 29, 2013 at 19:50
Snails are good source of proteins. How much area should I have to provide food for the colony of snails producing about 100kg of "meat" every year?
Jan 29, 2013 at 19:39
Forests are the great producers of oxygen, and sustainable living is hardly imaginable with meadows and farmlands only.
But how to best utilize a forest for animal husbandry, in the way that ...
Jan 29, 2013 at 19:34
Grasshoppers are a valuable source of protein, and they eat many different types of plants.
But how large an area do I need for a colony of grasshoppers providing about 100kg of "meat" a year? In a ...
Jan 29, 2013 at 19:29
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