MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine is the Original Guide to Living Wisely. Launched in 1970, each bimonthly issue features practical and money-saving information on cutting energy costs; using renewable energy; organic gardening; green home building and remodeling; fun do-it-yourself projects; and conscientious, self-sufficient lifestyles
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Mother Earth News • THE ORIGINAL GUIDE TO LIVING WISELY
Seize the Swarms
Zero-Energy Retreat • Two families banded together to build an energy-efficient getaway in the mountains for themselves as well as renters.
Faith-Based Farming • Joel explores how his spiritual principles inform his stewardship of animals, plants, and the land.
Lavender for Health and Beauty • Create your own DIY body care products that can be used for hair care, skin care, and in the bath.
The Best Way to Learn Is by Doing
Discover Fermented Radishes • Rev up your ferments with these spicy, fast-growing roots.
Rosemary Grapefruit Daikon Spirals
Your New Culinary Destination
A Step-by-Step Guide to Fermenting Grains and Beans
Bring Garden Movement Into Your Life • Move with intention through your garden routine to stretch and strengthen long-forgotten muscles.
A Slow and Steady Process
Waste Not, Want Not How to Cut Up a Whole Chicken • Slice prices and corporate reliance by learning how to consume the entire bird.
Spatchcocking: A Truly Spineless Chicken
Handcrafted Forager’s Basket • Improve your self-sufficiency by collecting willow shoots and turning them into a beautiful, functional basket.
Choosing Willow for Weaving
Compost Toilets Don’t Pass Up the Poop • Including human excreta in your compost piles doesn’t have to be a crapshoot. Learn how to build and maintain a system to transform Nos. 1 and 2 into beneficial material.
Collection System Terms
Composting Memories from MOTHER: Project Privy
Get Charged Up with Off-Grid Battery Options • This expert advice will help you pick the best battery bank to power your property.
Comparison of Battery Energy and Cost Metrics
Cycle Life Cost Analysis
Earn Your Energy Independence!
Invisible Deer Fence • Maintain your garden aesthetic by replacing bulky fence posts with a concealed suspension system that's simple to build and will serve as an effective barrier.
Low-Capital Hay Baler
DIY & Herbal Health
Real Food & Cooking
Leading Acid Reflux Pill Becomes an Anti-Aging Phenomenon • Clinical studies show breakthrough acid reflux treatment also helps maintain vital health and helps protect users from the serious conditions that accompany aging such as fatigue and poor cardiovascular health
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