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SUSTAINABLE LIVING FOR CHALLENGING TIMES

The intent of this board is to provide an archive of postings and sources of information which will aid an individual or community to adapt to challeges of sustainability now and it the future. 

Gardening and raising animals are essential in a sustainable living environment.   The skill set for success in each of these ventures is vast.  The American farmer, who represents about 2 percent our our population, is a model to emulate in surviving, providing and sustaining .  Our agrarian past once dominated our society.  Under trying resource and economic conditions, people must  return to methods of their past history for survival.

The financial meltdown of 2008 has rejuvenated an interest in gardening; there will be other challenges for all of us to face.  Over time, those who have been prompted to garden will learn how to develop an environment suited to their gardening goals and needs.  Much research and experimentation will be required for success.  Learning the science of soil,  building compost and worm bins,  planting herbs and perennials to attract bees for pollination,  and creating water collection systems are  examples of what is required for a complete garden.  

Harvested vegetables and herbs must be canned or dried to assure food for winter months. 

During winter months, vegetable and garden seeds must be started and then transplanted to larger containers for eventual hardening off before planting into the soil.

Record keeping of every step for every year provides a gardening history that can be utilized for future planning.   If Plan A is halted by bad weather, then a Plan B must be adopted. 

Sustainable living never ends and encompasses many skills.  Those with persistent efforts will most likely achieve yearly success. 

Finally a healthy gardener or farmer is a productive one.  Nature provides an arsenal of weapons, mostly in the form of herbs,  to support health; they can be utilized for survival.

The information box provided below was recently revamped so that new information can be more easily added.  Recommendations are welcomed to assure a vibrant spirit of learning, referencing and sharing of information.

sumisu

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ACTUAL  EXAMPLES OF SUSTAINABLE LIVING

Living Off The Land www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeaYqU2SSJE
Little House on the Parkway http://www.aarp.org/home-garden/gardening/info-08-2010/littlehouseontheparkway.html
HOMEGROWN REVOLUTION http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PvvsyDxuzE&feature=related
HOMEGROWN REVOLUTION - Radical Change Taking Root http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCPEBM5ol0Q
Path To Freedom http://urbanhomestead.org/
Preparing For Peak Oil By MrEnergyCzar http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=49930698
A short history of peak oil preparation http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=45951251
Possum Living http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=48604828
Suburban Renewal - One Backyard at a Time http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mWjCnwbb5yc&feature=related[/b]

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GARDEN GIRL/SUSTAINABLE LIVING VIDEOS
 


Who is Patti Moreno? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1d1ymwCHLc&feature=user
What is Urban Sustainable Living http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmmBXqHpdV8&feature=user
Garden Girl TV: Lawns to Edible Landscapes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_4LMoaCVFA&feature=user
Garden Girl TV: Vertical Gardening One [How to Grow Vertically] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RlQaOsDZuBQ&feature=relmfu
Garden Girl TV: Vertical Gardening Two http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHOPg5hDvsA
Garden Girl TV: Vertical Gardening Three http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BbIipA86uek
Garden Girl TV: How To Build A Raised Bed Garden http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPrMvItUIuQ
Garden Girl TV: Building a Water Garden http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ma1PdKXL3LQ&feature=user
GardenGirltv: How to Make Your Own Worm Bin  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JjjuYNilM60&feature=channel
Planting Potatoes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oslCBENbkGw&feature=user
Garden Girl TV: Cucumbers http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhRJlk7KYaA&feature=user
GARDEN GIRL: URBAN SUSTAINABLE LIVING http://www.gardengirltv.com/[/b]
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GOOGLE & OTHER VIDEOS

 
Peak Moment Videos
http://www.youtube.com/profile_videos?user=peakmoment 

Suburban Permaculture with Janet and Richard Heinberg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFIkJGAS8EI
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TRANSITION MOVEMENT

Transition Towns
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transition_Towns

Transition Culture
http://transitionculture.org/

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FAVORITE BLOGS ON SUSTAINABLE LIVING

A Gardener's Diary - Moderated by Monksdream investorshub.advfn.com/boards/board.aspx?board_id=11512
Aspiring Homemaker http://aspiring-homemaker.blogspot.com/
Backwoods Home Magazine [Ask Jackie Column]http://www.backwoodshome.com/blogs/JackieClay/
Chatelaines' Keys [The] - Sharon Astyk http://sharonastyk.com/
Country Living In A Cariboo Valley http://countrylivinginacariboovalley.blogspot.com/
Cracked Pot Gardener [The] - Cindy Shapton http://www.crackedpotgardener.com/
EARLY WARNING http://earlywarn.blogspot.com/
ECO SHERPA SUSTAINABLE LIVING BLOG  http://www.ecosherpa.com/  
Entire-of-Itself Blog - Pat Meadows http://entire-of-itself.blogspot.com/ 
From the Widerness - Michael C. Ruppert/Jenna Orkin http://www.mikeruppert.blogspot.com/ 
Gardening Gone Wild http://www.gardeninggonewild.com/
Hen & Harvest http://henandharvest.com/
Homegrown Evolution http://www.homegrownevolution.com/
Living The Frugal Life http://livingthefrugallife.blogspot.com/
OrganicToBe.org http://organictobe.org/
Peak Generation http://peakgeneration.blogspot.com/
Peak OIl Hausfrau - Christine Patton http://peakoilhausfrau.blogspot.com/
Peak Oil Medicine http://peakoilmedicine.com/ 
Powering Down - Aaron Nuline http://poweringdown.blogspot.com/
[re]purposing life http://repurposinglife.blogspot.com/
Sharon Astyk's Ruminations on an Ambiguous Future http://sharonastyk.com/ 
Sifonian's Square Foot Gardening http://ft2garden.powweb.com/sinfonian/
Skippy's Vegetable Garden http://www.carletongarden.blogspot.com/ 
Survival Acres http://survivalacres.com/wordpress/?cat=4
SurvivalBlog.com http://www.survivalblog.com/
SURVIVING PEAK OIL, PREPARATIONS, AND RELOCATION http://survivingpeakoil.blogspot.com/ 
The Energy Blog http://thefraserdomain.typepad.com/energy/2007/04/peak_oil_will_c.html
VEGGIE GARDENING TIPS http://www.veggiegardeningtips.com/[/b]
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WEB SITES


 Educational Concerns For Hunger Organization www.echonet.org/
The Journey to Homesteading http://bb.bbboy.net/thejourneyforum
 The Master Gardeners -  Adams County, PA and Frederick, MD http://www.emmitsburg.net/gardens/index.htm
Let the SUN work.com http://letthesunwork.com/
National Gardening Association http://www.garden.org/home
National Sustainable Agricultural Information Center http://attra.ncat.org/
Peak Oil: The End of the Oil Age http://www.oildecline.com/index.htm
Path To Freedom http://urbanhomestead.org/
World Changing http://www.worldchanging.com/about/
National Gardening Association http://www.garden.org/articles/index.php
BackyardGardener.com http://www.backyardgardener.com/
Essential Gardening Guide http://www.essentialgardenguide.com/
Organic Gardening http://www.organicgardening.com/[/b]
 

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 SUSTAINABLE LIVING BOOK LIST

"Handy Farm Devices and How to Make Them" by Rolfe Cobleigh
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=33468573

 
"THE SELF-SUFFICIENT SUBURBAN GARDEN" 
  #msg-33656210

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HEIRLOOM SEEDS

Merchants and Purveyors of Heirloom Seeds

http://www.halcyon.com/tmend/links.htm

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds

http://rareseeds.com/

Fedco Seeds

http://www.fedcoseeds.com/seeds.htm

Reimer Seeds
http://www.reimerseeds.com/

Seed Savers Exchange

http://forums.seedsavers.org/

Victory Seeds
http://www.victoryseeds.com/

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SOIL, COMPOST, MULCHES



Soil Components by eaglesurvivor investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=42440600
Soil Reclamation Process http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=46349910
Seaweed to Wood Chips, Mulch Is a Plus
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=38852648
3 Things Your Garden Needs
http://countrylivinginacariboovalley.blogspot.com/2010/01/3-things-your-garden-needs.html
A Theology of Compost
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=27189836
Fertile Inquiries: A Very Basic Primer on Creating and Maintaining Soil Fertility
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=59139024
How To Compost.org
http://www.howtocompost.org/
Compost Guide - Compost Fundamentals
http://vegweb.com/composting/
Compost From Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compost
Benefits of Using Compost
http://earth911.com/news/2007/04/02/benefits-of-using-compost/
Composting Instructions: How to Compost at Home
http://www.compostinstructions.com/benefits-of-compost/
Vermicomposting: Indoor Composting with Earthworms
http://www.organicconsumers.org/organic/compost.cfm
Composting - CLEMSON COOPERATIVE EXTENSION

http://www.clemson.edu/extension/hgic/plants/other/compost_mulch/hgic1600.html
Understanding Compost Tea http://www.jgpress.com/BCArticles/2000/100071.html
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BEES

Beekeeping Tips for Beginners [credit to Eaglesurvivor]
http://extension.missouri.edu/publications/DisplayPub.aspx?P=G7600

Beekeeping Naturally - Bush Bees [credit to oo_buck]

http://bushfarms.com/bees.htm

Top Bar Hive Beekeeping [credit to oo-buck]

http://www2.gsu.edu/~biojdsx/main.htm

URBAN BEE GARDENS
A Practical Guide To Introducing The World's Most Prolific Pollinators Into Your Garden

http://nature.berkeley.edu/urbanbeegardens/
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WATER

COLLECTING RAIN WATER

Example of Water Collection System - #msg-40720352

Care and Feeding of Rain Tanks - #msg-46001364

A Spouse's Guide to Building the Perfect Rain Barrel System
- #msg-54095904

Rainwater Harvesting -
#msg-49162319
FILTRATION SYSTEMS

Berkey Water Filtration Systems
http://www.berkeyfilters.com/

BioSand Water Filtration:
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=42681220

Chapin Living Water

http://www.chapinlivingwaters.org/

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WORM COMPOSTING

Composting With Red Wiggler Worms

http://www.cityfarmer.org/wormcomp61.html

Worm Farming Effort by bagwa-john

#msg-52622945
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PERMACULTURE

Permaculture
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Permaculture

Permaculture Institute

http://www.permaculture.org/nm/index.php/site/index/

Introduction to Permaculture: Concept and Resources

http://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/perma.html

Farm For The Future -
#msg-49379356

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THE FUKUOKA FARMING METHOD

Masanobu Fukuoka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masanobu_Fukuoka

'One Straw Revolution'  by Masanobu Fukuoka -
#msg-51012627

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STRAW BALE GARDENING

Straw Bale Gardening  By JOEL KARSTEN - #msg-50217046

Straw Bale Gardening Techniques  By Jared Lee - #msg-50223601

Straw bale gardening is less work, inexpensive By Gloria Kupferman -
#msg-50223678

Straw Bale Gardening: Start to Finish [You Tube] - #msg-50223727

GROWING A STRAW BALE GARDEN - #msg-51178308

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MIXED CROP-LIVESTOCK FARMING

http://www.fao.org/docrep/004/Y0501E/Y0501E00.HTM

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GARDENING APPROACHES & TECHNIQUES

No Till Gardening 

http://www.eartheasy.com/blog/2009/01/no-till-gardening/Companion Planting
http://www.ghorganics.com/page2.html 
 
Companion Planting for Veggies

#msg-36967283

List of Companion Plants
#msg-42754032

Using Beneficial Insects in the Garden
http://www.thegardenhelper.com/goodbugs.html

Creating Habitat for Backyard Pollinators

http://www.dutchgardens.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-DutchGardens-Site/default/Link-Page?id=5326

Pondering Plant Coverups
Strrrrretching the Growing Season

http://www.kidsgardening.com/growingideas/projects/sept02/pg1.html

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VEGETABLES: HINTS ON GROWING & COMPANION PLANTING
 

Vegetable Companion Planting Chart by Tinker's Gardens
http://www.tinkersgardens.com/vegetables/companionplanting.asp

Companion Planting Charts

http://www.growinganything.com/companion-planting-charts.html

Companion Planting
http://www.ghorganics.com/page2.html

List of companion plants

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_companion_plants

Lasagna Garden
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=45919210

All About Growing Potatoes - #msg-35679287
 
Build-As-You-Grow Potato Bins -
#msg-36973368
 
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RAISING CHICKENS

BackyardChickens.com
http://www.backyardchickens.com/

U.S. City Dwellers Flock to Raising Chickens,
"La cage de poulet"http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=3300-FF-EMTs_Coop
 

'Chicken coop for a small flock" by Gene Logsdon, Published Oct 14 2008 by OrganicToGo.org
http://www.energybulletin.net/node/46860

CHICKEN FEED:  The World of Chickens 
http://www.lionsgrip.com/chickens.html
 
The ICYouSee Handy-Dandy Chicken Chart

http://www.ithaca.edu/staff/jhenderson/chooks/chooks.html

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URBAN GARDENING


Path to Freedom
#msg-36967820http://www.pathtofreedom.com/
 
The Manic Gardener

http://www.themanicgardener.com/

Urban Gardening Help
http://www.urbangardeninghelp.com/

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PRESERVING GARDEN PRODUCE

Homestead Harvest

http://www.homesteadharvest.com/

National Center for Home Food Preservation

http://www.uga.edu/nchfp/
 
PreserveFood.com

http://www.preservefood.com/

Preserving Food Safely

http://web1.msue.msu.edu/imp/mod01/master01.html

Storage Life of Dry Foods
In Consultation with Stephen Portela

http://waltonfeed.com/grain/life.html

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STORING/SAVING  GARDEN PRODUCE

STORING FOOD IN BUCKETS  -   #msg-29877262
 
Foot Cellars Thrive as Food Prices Rise  -  #msg-33611777

Root Cellars in the 21st Century - #msg-33638531

Saving Seeds - #msg-64330650 

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HOMES OF THE FUTURE

THE LITTLE HOUSE SOCIETY
http://www.resourcesforlife.com/groups/smallhousesociety/

TinyHouses.net
http://www.tinyhouses.net/

TUMBLEWEED TINY HOUSE COMPANY
http://www.tumbleweedhouses.com/home.htm

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GETTING READY

100 Things you can do for Peak Oil
http://www.investorshub.com/boards/read_msg.asp?message_id=17772600

The Basics of Resilience by Chris Martenson

http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=54766641

100 Items to Disappear First

http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=33015264

Preparing For Life In A Peak Oil World, By Gail Tverberg

http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=59587560

Plants For A Future, Edible, medicinal and useful plants for a healthier world
http://www.pfaf.org/index.php

Urban Gardening Help
http://www.urbangardeninghelp.com/

CountryLife.net
http://tinyurl.com/3bt3gm

Preparing for a Crash: Nuts and Bolts by Zachary Nowak
http://www.energybulletin.net/19929.html

Saving Electricity - 26 super tips for saving money on cooling and air conditioning costs
http://michaelbluejay.com/electricity/cooling.html

Peak Oil Crisis - Prepare to Survive!
http://www.3k88.com/

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WEBSTORES 

Honeyville Food Products

http://store.honeyvillegrain.com/

Organic Consumers Association
http://www.organicconsumers.org/seeds.htm

The Big Tomato - Hydroponic & Organic Center
http://tinyurl.com/59kc4q

Victory Seed Company
http://www.victoryseeds.com/aboutus.html

Lehman's - Products for Simple, Self-sufficient Living
http://www.lehmans.com/

One Green World

http://onegreenworld.com/

Wood Prairie Farm - Certified Organic Food & Seeds
http://www.woodprairie.com/

Homestead Harvest
http://www.homesteadharvest.com/index.html

Lamson & Goodnow
http://www.lamsonsharp.com/lamson.html

Permaculture Magazine
Solutions For Sustainable Living

http://www.permaculture.co.uk/main2.html

Mountain House
http://www.mountainhouse.com/index.cfm

Gardens Alive
http://www.GardensAlive.com
 
LANCASTER COUNTY BARNES                                                                                     

http://www.lancasterbarns.com/acatalog/Elite-Vinyl-Storage-Sheds.html

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HOME ENERGY ALTERNATIVES

Helix Wind Turbine
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9flSPAdOLk

Heatilators
http://www.fireplacesandwoodstoves.com/product-directory/heatilator.aspx 

Mini Wind Turbines by Catapult Design

http://www.materialicious.com/2009/07/mini-wind-turbines-by-catapult-design.html

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SKILLS & SURVIVAL SKILLS

M40's Wilderness Survival Skills
http://www.m4040.com/Survival/Survival.htm

25 Skills Every Man Should Know: Your Ultimate DIY Guide
http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/upgrade/4223337.html?page=2

"Personal Survival Skills: Life At The Twilight Of Empire"
  http://www.countercurrents.org/fealk041108.htm

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PEAK OIL/DEPRESSION COOKING & RECIPES

Beyond Oil, The View from Hubbert's Peak by Kenneth S. Deffeyes FRS Cookbook
#msg-35509237#msg-33331865http://www.princeton.edu/hubbert/frs-cookbook.html

The True Food Shopping Guide
http://www.truefoodnow.org/shoppersguide/guide_printable.html
 
Cooking for Engineers

http://www.cookingforengineers.com/recipe/43/Homemade-Mayonnaise

Hot sauce recipe; credit to janice shell

#msg-27465913

Pasta With Cherry Tomatoes and Arugula; credit to BullNBear52                                                                                                 
#msg-30994681

Tabouli Salad
 
#msg-31184339
 
Roasted root vegetables [by mbc] 

#msg-33649031
 
Root Recipes 

#msg-33639086

Making simple cheese 
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=39425305

Salsa Recipe [by **D*A**]

#msg-52939817

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SUSTAINABLE LIVING HINTS FROM BOARD MEMEBERS

Cooking Collards by Monica - #msg-39724961

Choosing Tomatoes and What to do with them by Annie - #msg-39701343

Simple Cheese Making by Monica - #msg-39425305

Drying and Storing Herbs by Annie -   #msg-39263311

Rooting blueberry cuttings by 4Kismet - #msg-49614226

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MEMBER PICTURES

Some pictures of the garden and the peppers [by mbc]
http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=38702613

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VICTORY GARDENS


FENWAY VICTORY GARDEN
http://www.fenwayvictorygardens.com/history.html

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#8304  Sticky Note SUSTAINABLE LIVING FOR CHALLENGING TIMES 10 12 13 sumisu 10/12/13 06:55:18 PM
#2550  Sticky Note Eight-part series of The Basics of Resilience sumisu 09/23/10 08:03:00 PM
#2487  Sticky Note Preparing For Peak Oil By Mr Energy Czar sumisu 08/31/10 07:24:21 AM
#636  Sticky Note 100 Things you can do for Peak Oil sumisu 11/27/08 05:57:11 PM
#12153   For young people there are different ways from excel 12/06/19 03:11:18 PM
#12152   I'm only concerned in the post about the HowardHughs 12/06/19 12:13:02 PM
#12151   and marijuana is back excel 12/06/19 11:42:12 AM
#12150   The rate of change has been much faster HowardHughs 12/06/19 11:16:44 AM
#12149   Sadly .............. correct. excel 12/06/19 10:26:59 AM
#12148   My main concern, even though it is in sumisu 12/05/19 10:51:14 PM
#12147   That does not surprise me, Monk. You sumisu 12/05/19 10:45:11 PM
#12146   The Russian info is fantastic.EOM HowardHughs 12/05/19 09:18:41 AM
#12145   I didn't watch a single minute of TV Monksdream 12/05/19 12:37:07 AM
#12144   Russian Family Gardens Produce 40% of Russian Food sumisu 12/04/19 09:00:50 PM
#12143   In possible climate breakthrough, Israel scientists engineer bacteria mr40 11/30/19 10:04:58 PM
#12142   Industrialization of Agriculture sumisu 11/30/19 04:40:00 PM
#12141   Big pharma hates videos like this one. excel 11/30/19 02:33:16 PM
#12140   Your Food Supply at Risk: What You're Not sumisu 11/30/19 02:18:29 PM
#12139   In the cold winter,eat ginger,can warm the whole day sumisu 11/30/19 02:14:57 PM
#12138   Next Gen Farming Without Soil and 90% Less mr40 11/28/19 01:29:17 PM
#12137   200 Items You Can Barter After The Collapse sumisu 11/25/19 09:23:39 PM
#12135   The payoff is part of a deal by excel 11/24/19 09:05:04 AM
#12134   Monsanto Pays Out $10 Million For Spraying Toxic mr40 11/24/19 06:14:40 AM
#12131   Fantastic! excel 11/22/19 08:46:06 PM
#12130   Thanks, John. It's pretty solid with rebar in sumisu 11/22/19 07:06:40 PM
#12129   Nice looking job, and it looks very solidly bagwa-john 11/22/19 11:41:18 AM
#12128   I agree. I'm cleaning out my house sumisu 11/22/19 10:58:18 AM
#12127   If you can afford it move out of excel 11/22/19 10:15:38 AM
#12126   The topic of rabbits developed after all of sumisu 11/22/19 09:02:36 AM
#12125   Rabbits for meat and heat!:10 Best Meat Rabbit HowardHughs 11/22/19 08:26:39 AM
#12124   Heating a Greenhouse with Rabbits sumisu 11/21/19 10:58:54 PM
#12123   Winter Gardening Without Heated Greenhouses sumisu 11/21/19 10:49:26 PM
#12122   The Importance of Carbon Farming sumisu 11/21/19 10:48:07 PM
#12121   Build a $300 Underground Greenhouse for Year-round Fresh Food excel 11/13/19 10:49:20 PM
#12120   Where Did We Go Wrong? sumisu 11/13/19 10:57:09 AM
#12119   IKEA Plans To Switch From Styrofoam Packaging To wow_happens28 11/12/19 08:36:46 PM
#12118   Cuba’s Urban Farming Shows Way to Avoid Hunger? wow_happens28 11/12/19 08:26:07 PM
#12117   French, German farmers destroy crops after GMOs found mr40 11/03/19 10:58:40 AM
#12116   The canaries next to the rice fields? wow_happens28 11/01/19 08:34:04 PM
#12115   Essential Tips for Building a Durable Walipini Greenhouse sumisu 10/29/19 05:29:00 PM
#12114   Beautiful Tiny Turf House in Iceland - Full sumisu 10/29/19 05:24:44 PM
#12113   The Elusive Goal of No-Till Organic conix 10/28/19 11:52:22 AM
#12112   We may have to be our own energy HowardHughs 10/25/19 03:24:33 PM
#12111   Rethinking Food – Out of Our Own Backyards! sumisu 10/23/19 10:11:30 PM
#12110   Right on! excel 10/23/19 09:53:15 PM
#12109   “Food security is not in the supermarket. It's sumisu 10/23/19 09:47:00 PM
#12108   OUR FOOD CRISIS BEGAN WAY BEFORE MONSANTO sumisu 10/23/19 09:44:38 PM
#12107   "Progress," in retrospect, has been "regress" in disguise! sumisu 10/23/19 08:39:36 PM
#12106   I agree people will come for what isn't theirs. excel 10/20/19 04:56:20 PM
#12105   There is no question about how the New Monksdream 10/20/19 04:06:57 PM
#12104   I doubt most will have your type of HowardHughs 10/20/19 03:58:53 PM
#12103   Nope. There are always other ways to feed excel 10/20/19 03:31:40 PM
#12102   Do you think you would be inclined to HowardHughs 10/20/19 03:13:08 PM
#12101   There is a time for everything under the sun. excel 10/20/19 03:03:57 PM
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