Latest Marjory Wildcraft Stories

2014-06-06 08:23:53

Family-friendly brainchild of Marjory Wildcraft and Allen Davisson to take place at 7 PM in Zilker Park on June 21st AUSTIN, Texas, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "It started as a small gathering behind my barn," says Marjory Wildcraft, the founder of the 7(th) Annual Bug Eating Festival which will be held in Austin's Zilker Park on June 21(st). "It's just crazy how many people are into it now." Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140604/94387 Photo -...

2014-03-04 08:32:32

Jeavons' food-growing methods are practiced in 141 countries and by such organizations as UNICEF, Save the Children, and the Peace Corps BASTROP, Texas, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- John Jeavons has been working for 42 years researching and promoting backyard food production. He is the author of the best-selling book "How to Grow More Vegetables, Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible On Less Land Than You Can Imagine" which has over...

2011-03-02 07:25:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As food prices continue to increase sharply, economists warn of food shortages that could be worse than the shortages which prompted food riots in 2008. The combination of soaring commodities prices, increasing oil prices, insufficient crop yields, and an already weak economy are the ingredients for a perfect storm leading to a dangerous international food shortage. Certified permaculture designer and backyard food production expert Marjory...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.