additional resources

food politics

civil eats  – food news, politics,
food politics – marion nestle’s blog giving updates on daily on food policy
grist – some of the most current environmental and food news

seeds and farming supplies

johnny’s selected seeds – great seeds and tools for northern growers
high mowing seeds – all organic seeds
fedco – best quality copy of any seed catalog, i read it cover to cover

fermenting supplies 

gem cultures – cultures for yogurt, kefir, kombucha and more.
new england cheesemaking supply – your source for all things dairy



the new organic grower by elliot coleman – if i only was able to have one gardening book this would be it.


how to cook everything by mark bittman – one of the first books to pull out when faced with a new cooking challenge.  bittman always provides good advice.

on food and science by harold mcgee – if you really want to understand the scienc behind cooking this is the book

online reading

whole earth catalog – many available to online reading
new alchemists – john todd and company were doing amazing work in the 70’s much of which seems to be overlooked, if you ever find hard copies of the journals pick them up.

i’m just starting this and will add more as i have time.  feel free to make recommendations.


6 responses to “resources

  1. Pingback: resource page addition | little house on the urban prairie

  2. Janine Bjorkman

    Please say where in the world you are. Thank you. Janine (in Cape Town, South Africa)

  3. Are we supposed to be able to follow you on Twitter? If so, the link for “follow” doesn’t appear.

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