Free PDF: Gardening for Better Nutrition

Gardening for Better Nutrition
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Gardening for Better Nutrition is the second in a series of manuals on ‘Socially Appropriate Technology’, whose purpose is to discuss technology from the social aspect. In this they differ from nearly all other appropriate technology literature, which describes materials, techniques, and principles of technology, but not the practice of technology in specific social circumstances, and rarely the organization of specific technical projects. Continue reading “Free PDF: Gardening for Better Nutrition”

Free PDF: A State of the Free PDF: Art Survey of Solar Powered Irrigation Pumps Solar Cookers and Wood Burning Stoves

A State of the Art Survey of Solar Powered Irrigation Pumps Solar Cookers and Wood Burning Stoves
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This report presents the results of an-in depth survey of solar powered water pumps, solar cookers and wood burning stoves.

The purpose of this survey was to collect, organize, and disseminate pertinent information on available solar power technology that will benefit the people of less developed countries of the world.

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Free PDF: 60 Uses for Vinegar

60 Uses for Vinegar
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I have made my own vinegar, I did it to see it I could, as well as to use some up some of my homemade wine experiments.  It is my goal (once my farm is finished) to try my hand at making balsamic vinegar, but as that takes several years and many barrels, I will stick to the traditional uses for vinegar. Continue reading “Free PDF: 60 Uses for Vinegar”