Growing Tomatoes at Home Garden

Growing tomatoes is easy and you’ll be amazed at the taste difference in home grown tomatoes! (And in home grown green beans, peas, lettuce, herbs, and peppers.) Growing tomatoes is one of the great pleasures of summer living. Most years they are easy to grow and almost every house has enough sunshine and soil to

FAQ: All about Soiless Planting

What is soilless planting ? Soilless planting is a method of growing plants using clean water or clean water or clean organic mater with or without additional plant nutrients: when clean water and nutrients are used, it is called “hydroponics” when clean organic matter like peat, compost, organic extracts are used, it is called “organics”.

How to Make Bricks & Tiles from Rice Hull Ash & Clay

The high cost of construction materials for housing and the need for enough shelter lead to this simple procedure. Rice hull is used in cooking bricks. The produced ashes is used in the mixture of bricks. These materials can be found anywhere in the Philippines. Materials needed: clay rice hull rice hull ash Tools needed:

How to Make Paper from Banana Stalk

Researchers from Japan National Chemical Laboratory for Industries discovered how to make paper using sugarcane bagasse and banana stalk. No poisonous chemical is used unlike the commonly used sodium sulphide, sodium hydroxide and chloride. Such method is expensive and pollutes the environment. In the newly discovered method, no bleaching is needed. The chemicals used can

How to Make Paper from Cotton Plant

The stem of the cotton plant is rich in cellulose, a good material for papermaking. This process came from the Cotton Technological Research Laboratory in Bombay, India which taught papermaking from cotton plant stems – such as writing paper, wrapping paper, and newsprint. They used soft green stems with 70% moisture. Procedure: Boil the chopped