We recently built a fabulous bike trailer that smoothly hauls loads of up to 300 pounds. All told, we spent about 10 hours putting it all together.
This new book by veteran natural builder Conrad Rogue of House Alive natural builders is a treasure of technique and philosophy.
Climate action through bike-powered compost collection starts in Reno with the Reno Rot Riders.
How what started as a humble seedling giveaway is spurring the creation of a neighborhood food system.
I recently rebuilt an outdoor earthen oven made of cob and firebricks.
We are creating two neighborhood nurseries where we'll raise trees and plants to share with neighbors to develop a neighborhood food forest.
Use these two tools to launch your green service, or other great world-changing project.
Voluntary poverty and simplicity is one of the most important and under-realized ways of living green and living great!
How to build a small and super-efficient masonry heater out of fire bricks.
A simple technique for using salvaged tiles to make beautiful floors.
We're using earthbags and straw bales to construct an efficient, cost-effective, and roomy earthbag root cellar.
A video documenting the "One Day Cob House" build in Reno, Nevada.
60 people raised a cob house in one day in Reno, Nevada, with the Be the Change Project and House Alive.
Inspired by the recent Mother Earth News article, "65 Money Saving Tips", this piece shares how we at the Be the Change Product spend little and live better.
This May 2014, Be the Change Project is attempting to build a cob house in one day with 50 people.
Another season of pigs and the work of raising, feeding and butchering them in the urban setting.
Why Tesla cars, Space-X and other creations of Elon Musk are not the kind of visionary thinking we so desperately need.
Using rabbit hypnosis and a pair of wire cutters we successfully perform dental surgery on one of our does.
Eight books that have had a transformative effect on our lives.
Pigs can be a great source of healthy and humanely-raised meat in an urban setting thriving on the leftovers of humanity.
Rabbits are an ideal source of high quality meat for urban homesteaders.