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Aquaponics is the ultimate system for home food production.

In a small space, you can grow both vegetables, fruit, herbs and edible fish.

It can be as simple or complex, and as small or large as you want

 

Growing Corn

By ACS Bookshop on January 18, 2018 in Agriculture | comments

Corn is one of those plants most of us know, and eat in one form or  another. It is often grown in a home garden, but more importantly it is a major, significantly important crop. Farming grain crops like corn, or other broad acre crops like cotton or sunflower (grown for oil), is  part of a sector of agriculture called "agronomy".

We have developed both courses and ebooks that can help you learn more about agronomy, if that is your area of interest. If so, just ask for advice and we can help.

 

Animal Parenting Behaviour

By ACS Bookshop on December 16, 2016 in Agriculture & Pets | comments

Learn how animals behave, and how they interact with each other.

Parenting behaviours are one part of this.

 

 

Bees and Bee Keeping

By ACS Bookshop on March 10, 2016 in Agriculture & Food and Nutrition | comments

Keeping bees has a lot going for it.

Read these extracts from a book we are currently writing on bees and honey.

 

USING MINDFULNESS

 
Mindfulness is a way of paying greater attention to the present. It encourages people to live in the moment and not worry about what has happened or what could happen.