Your generous donation toward our goal will replace the loss of grant funding directed at projects like ours. Can we count on your village and financial energy to maintain our basic budget through this September? If you can’t, we still love you and encourage you to be the eyes, ears and mouth for our Mother Planet aka EARTH.

Groups Join Effort To Revitalize Buffalo Project

The team at EarthMatters has joined with the Dickerson Road Merchant’s Association, and others, in beautifying the lower Dickerson Rd. corridor. Friends and supporters will gather at Charlie Bob’s Restaurant, 1330 Dickerson Pike, on Sunday, April 23rd for an evening of art, poetry, spoken word and live music.

Love Will Triumph featuring Queen Asantewa Harris

Watch this beautiful video by Climbing PoeTree and Rising Appalachia featuring EarthMatters Friend Queen Asatewa Harris. Make sure to join us at the Brooklyn Heights Community Garden Friday April 7th for a Permaculture Action Day that Rising Appalachia will be joining...

EMTN 25th Anniversary Recap!

If you weren’t able to make it to our 25th Anniversary at Carol Ann’s back in Janurary, here is a a video recap of all of the fun. Musical performances, Speakers, and More! Shot and edited by Spectacle Productions.

Seed Starting Workshop

Join us on January 29th at 401 E. Trinity Lane in East Nashville for an afternoon of planting seeds and making friends. This event will go from 12 PM to 4 PM

How Dirt Makes You Happy

Did you know that there’s a natural antidepressant in soil? It’s true. Mycobacterium vaccae is the substance under study and has indeed been found to mirror the effect on neurons that drugs like Prozac provide.

7 Things You Should Know About Permaculture

What is permaculture? For those of you who’ve only heard of the term in passing, and even for you seasoned “permies” who struggle to explain this exciting idea to others, here’s the gist in 7 points: