A Forum for the Rest of Us May07

A Forum for the Rest of Us

Sometimes, living a self-reliant life can be, well, a bit lonely. Getting sage advice from seasoned homesteaders and sustainable-minded individuals is vital to survive everything that nature and society can throw at you. Unfortunately, for most of us, there is no Gandalf-like sage for most of us. There are, however, pretty great forums where people who are trying to cultivate life meet and discuss a range of issues. It might be a bit obscure, but the Sustainable Country Forums have sparked and discussed more than a few pretty great topics. I hope to start sparking some new discussions soon.    ...

Ozoshare Sustainable Living Social Network Apr27

Ozoshare Sustainable Living Social Network...

If you’ve been looking for a free, Facebook style social network that revolves around sustainable living, this one might be for you. Ozoshare, although not as active as Facebook, has everything you could want in a social network. Private mail, events, groups, and a constantly updated timeline are all free to active users. For those who want to connect to other like-minded people who love to cultivate life, Ozoshare is a great social networking site....

Wiser.Org – A Network for Sustainability Oct26

Wiser.Org – A Network for Sustainability...

Wiser.Org is exactly what it says it is: a network for sustainability. Connecting with individuals from around the world for one common purpose is tempting, isn’t it? Although creating and joining groups of Facebook can be beneficial, some micro and niche social networks like Wiser.Org offer a better platform. The wide network of like minded people can help inspire people along their journey. Get connected, start cultivating life for a more sustainable future....

Vermicomposting Social Network (Yes, It Does Exist) Oct24

Vermicomposting Social Network (Yes, It Does Exist)...

Yes, there is a social network for people who love worms. Vermicomposting is the use of worms in composting techniques to create new soil, fertilizer, and rich compost. Vermicomposters.com is a social network and information hub for people interested and passionate about vermicomposting. It is much less strange than you might think: worms can be a powerful force in sustainability and organic gardening....

Earthineer Oct16

Earthineer

  Earthineer is a new social media platform for all things sustainable. Want to network with a group of urban chicken farmers? Crazy about garlic? Earthineer has a group for you.  With a trading platform scheduled for fall 2013, Earthineer might just become the go to social network for the sustainability minded. Cultivate connections, cultivate...

Locally Grown Food and Small Farm Map Oct14

Locally Grown Food and Small Farm Map...

  Ever want to buy some fresh, local produce? LocallyGrown.Net has created an interactive map of small farms and farmers’ markets around the U.S. In fact, LocallyGrown.Net even offers a unique address for small farms and locally grown food entities. Get out and meet some of the people in your own community. Buy some fresh produce, meet some great people, cultivate...