Category Archives: Sustainability news

Homesteading 101: Getting Started

The world is heating up and landfills are overflowing, and because of this more and more people are starting to take notice of the impact they have on the environment and are trying to do their part by reducing their dependence on natural resources. Many people are moving back to the countryside and homesteading, growing […]

Gardening Trends to Dig Into in 2021

With everything going on in the world, many people are discovering the solace that comes from gardening and adding green to their lives, and experienced gardeners are diving deeper into their gardening activities and trying new things. So without further ado, here are the following gardening activities that are expected to be popular during 2021 More […]

Gardening Towards Environmental Sustainability

The idea behind sustainability is to minimize the impact that humans have on the earth. It is basically making sure we leave behind a planet that is safe for future generations to live and thrive. When it comes to gardening, following sustainable practices at home includes avoiding polluting chemicals, preserving natural resources, and reducing waste […]

Workplace Sustainability in 2021

The idea of what a workplace looks like is already all set to change post-Covid 19, but even more so with sustainability and global warming coming to the forefront of discussions at every level.  Here are some key ways organisations are already going green: Increasing flexibility by allowing remote working, thereby reducing the need to […]

8 Reasons to Grow Your Own Food

Growing your own food is a one-stop solution to several environmental, health, and economic problems. Irrespective of whether you’re growing a single plant or an entire garden. Here we outline 8 very important benefits of growing your own produce. They’re enough to get anybody out in the garden! 1. Growing food can save you money […]

How Switching to Solar Energy is Helpful

An increasing number of households are switching to solar energy for their home to help reduce their energy costs. By using the power that you’ve generated on your own roof, you can save hundreds each year and become less reliant on the power grid. Apart from the obvious financial benefits, there are other pertinent reasons […]

9-Most Trending Houseplants of 2021

In order to find out the most trending houseplants of 2021, we did some deep digging into Google trends, so that you don’t have to. Here are the top 10 houseplants that we predict will take the growing world by storm this year, to brighten up your home and your Instagram feed. These plants take […]

Save Space, Grow Vertically

Altifarm gives you the power to be self-reliant and grows farm-fresh edibles wherever you are. Now you can grow everything from herbs to root vegetables, take control of what you eat, and say no to chemicals and GMOs.

Even with limited space, anyone can grow a garden! People who live in spaces that lack large backyards, or who live in condos or apartments can embrace a space-saving garden that grows vertically instead of the traditional horizontal garden style. While the first thing that may come to your mind when I talk about a […]

Gardening during the Pandemic

2020 hasn’t been the easiest for anyone, for most of us it meant strict home confinement. Time not spent going outside on weekends with friends and family was used for different activities like cooking, binge-watching series, painting, reading, and even writing.  But what’s more fascinating about this year is that it has created a new […]