Do-it-Yourself Guides to Food Production

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To bolster their resilience to changing climates, farmers can make many of the tools they need themselves. But the do-it-yourself spirit isn’t exclusive to farms. Home gardeners and anyone with a few feet of open space can grow their own food. Here we present a selection of step-by-step pictorial construction guides to show you how.

Learning Objectives

Vertical Gardening

Save space in cramped apartments and grow food vertically.


Transform food waste into fertile soil through the dirty magic of vermiculture.

3D printing

Low-tech farming meets the future with 3D-printed tools.


Learn to build a clean-burning institutional stove from handmade bricks.

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