Stories by R.J. Ruppenthal

A licensed attorney and college professor, R. J. Ruppenthal has never given up on his gardening passion, even when his day jobs led him to a more urban life. He currently teaches at Evergreen Valley College in San Jose, California, and lives and gardens in the San Francisco Bay area. subscribe to R.J. Ruppenthal's feed

Posted on: Oct 23, 2009, Source: Chelsea Green Publishing

What if each of us could produce just 10 percent of our own food at home? What a huge difference that would make.

Posted on: May 28, 2009, Source: Chelsea Green Publishing

For reducing the amount of waste you send to the landfill, composting is essential if you have the means to do it properly.