Consumers, nowadays, want to know as much as they can about the origins of their food. This could be done by shopping at their local farmer’s market, only buying products with decipherable nutrition labels, or growing the food themselves. While normally, home gardeners would have to scour the internet for seeds, appropriate growing pots, plant food, and soil, or ingredients and special gadgets for things like artisan dairy-free cheese, there is another option you may not know about: DIY kits!
DIY kits make it infinitely easier for everyday folks to go from consumer to producer. Whether it’s fermenting your own tempeh at home or growing mushrooms out of a box, these kits usually come with everything you need from seeds to soil. If you want to get closer to the source of your food (by becoming the source of your food) check out these 14 DIY kits, all available online!