Posts Tagged 'Urban agriculture'

Self Watering Planters, homemade

Gabby and I back in 2012, living in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan were looking for ways to grow our own food. With almost a 7 month cold season and close to sub zero temperatures, indoor growing of herbs and greens was our only

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Self Watering Planters, homemade

Gabby and I back in 2012, living in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan were looking for ways to grow our own food. With almost a 7 month cold season and close to sub zero temperatures, indoor growing of herbs and greens was our only

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Workshop – Aug 2011 – Urban Agriculture, Montreal

co organizer with Ksenia Kagner Aug 2011 for the montreal Ecocity conference, 2011 McGill’s Minimum Cost Housing Group (MCHG) and Santropol Roulant proposd a full day workshop, which will focus on urban agriculture and community outreach. The collaboration between the

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Workshop – Aug 2011 – Urban Agriculture, Montreal

co organizer with Ksenia Kagner Aug 2011 for the montreal Ecocity conference, 2011 McGill’s Minimum Cost Housing Group (MCHG) and Santropol Roulant proposd a full day workshop, which will focus on urban agriculture and community outreach. The collaboration between the

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Thriving vernacular cob homes at Narayanapur village, Hyderabad

About 10 kms from the IKP knowledge park in Nalgonda, Telangana lies this quaint little village    Narayanapur. I just had to stop and spend some time walking around the small village to observe these beautifully layered walls of cob

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Thriving vernacular cob homes at Narayanapur village, Hyderabad

About 10 kms from the IKP knowledge park in Nalgonda, Telangana lies this quaint little village    Narayanapur. I just had to stop and spend some time walking around the small village to observe these beautifully layered walls of cob

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Adobe wall at San Sebastián Bernal, Queretaro, Mexico

(Jump to the bottom of the page to see the adobe wall you came here for, else read on). Last week, we visited a friend’s project being built of Bamboo at Bernal. The small town of under 3K inhabitants boasts of beautiful

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Adobe wall at San Sebastián Bernal, Queretaro, Mexico

(Jump to the bottom of the page to see the adobe wall you came here for, else read on). Last week, we visited a friend’s project being built of Bamboo at Bernal. The small town of under 3K inhabitants boasts of beautiful

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Home Sweet Home, Yelahanka, Bangalore

Bangalore 2008-2009 Architect´s parents home built out of rammed earth. Rainwater harvesting (capacity of 20000 l off grid), Dewats System (Off Grid) , Solar water heating, Natural ventilation (Stack, No fans, No AC), Natural Lighting (Skylights). 30% of site restored

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Home Sweet Home, Yelahanka, Bangalore

Bangalore 2008-2009 Architect´s parents home built out of rammed earth. Rainwater harvesting (capacity of 20000 l off grid), Dewats System (Off Grid) , Solar water heating, Natural ventilation (Stack, No fans, No AC), Natural Lighting (Skylights). 30% of site restored

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Dr Siddappas Residence

Bangalore – Under Construction An experimental home of a kind, to be built near Amruthahalli, Bangalore. Adobes are cost effective, environmentally friendly and very easy to use in the set paradigms of conventional construction by replacing fired bricks. So a

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Dr Siddappas Residence

Bangalore – Under Construction An experimental home of a kind, to be built near Amruthahalli, Bangalore. Adobes are cost effective, environmentally friendly and very easy to use in the set paradigms of conventional construction by replacing fired bricks. So a

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