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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
#12229   Here is a great article to help us HowardHughs 04/04/20 12:35:43 PM
#12228   Revealed: Monsanto predicted crop system would damage US farms basserdan 04/01/20 11:59:52 AM
#12227   Our five just started laying. Fresh eggs nothing excel 04/01/20 12:01:55 AM
#12226   Gardening and landscaping more these days. Exercise without conix 03/31/20 07:08:03 PM
#12225   Campaign to Save Earth's Honey Bees! basserdan 03/24/20 08:46:27 AM
#12224   Yeah, I have been working on the seeds sumisu 03/20/20 12:16:07 PM
#12223   Revealed: Monsanto’s secret funding for weedkiller studies basserdan 03/13/20 02:47:19 PM
#12222   Well the markets are still cranky.It will be HowardHughs 03/11/20 06:39:55 PM
#12221   The same with me,once I realized the official balihi 03/11/20 03:27:07 PM
#12220   Time to expand your garden so your pantry conix 03/11/20 12:09:13 PM
#12219   I haven't believed a word coming from the moxa1 03/11/20 11:46:57 AM
#12218   I would also be cautious about believing what balihi 03/11/20 11:07:17 AM
#12217   Yes that is fantastic news IF it's true. moxa1 03/11/20 10:06:07 AM
#12216   Fantastic Virus News From China!And I Believe The HowardHughs 03/11/20 04:31:10 AM
#12215   I agree, Monk! And those who are sumisu 02/29/20 10:12:31 PM
#12214   To cope with a disaster the best course Monksdream 02/29/20 01:48:26 PM
#12213   I strongly doubt there will be any meals mr40 02/29/20 09:18:42 AM
#12212   Hello Friends, moxa1 02/29/20 09:01:50 AM
#12211   Once you are exposed to it,it's to late balihi 02/28/20 02:36:06 PM
#12210   Bug in thoughts to consider: HowardHughs 02/28/20 12:03:11 PM
#12209   Wuhan Population is 8,364,977 with 83,000 cases have HowardHughs 02/28/20 11:51:57 AM
#12208   Are you serious?First of all,if you live in balihi 02/28/20 10:49:05 AM
#12207   How To Prepare Your Home (quarantine) For A Pandemic: HowardHughs 02/28/20 09:09:55 AM
#12206   Coronavirus Situation Is Quickly Going From Bad To Worse. sumisu 02/27/20 06:58:52 PM
#12205   Global Crop Failures Continue: In Australia This Is mr40 02/20/20 07:53:24 PM
#12204   Floating Farms Point the Way to Alternative Food Ecosystems mr40 02/19/20 06:55:16 PM
#12203   Peach Grower Awarded Whopping $265M in Weedkiller Suit mr40 02/18/20 10:29:06 PM
#12202   The anticancer health benefits of kale excel 02/05/20 11:23:29 PM
#12201   Food for thought: Real Food has no ingredients wow_happens28 01/31/20 08:40:04 PM
#12199   Worst Locust Swarms in Decades Hit East Africa mr40 01/30/20 06:58:12 PM
#12198   CORONAVIRUS & EMPTY SHELVES: Global Bean Shortage sumisu 01/30/20 05:18:10 PM
#12197   The tide powder detergent is suppose to kill excel 01/30/20 12:34:49 AM
#12196   Health Ranger lab analysis exposes 700+ chemicals in mr40 01/29/20 06:53:11 PM
#12195   They now believe that the virus is being mr40 01/28/20 11:57:18 PM
#12194   True that!!!! IxCimi 01/28/20 09:40:27 PM
#12193   No pharmaceuticals, no illnesses excel 01/28/20 01:20:57 AM
#12192   Wow! Eddie, that is amazing! Good for you! IxCimi 01/28/20 12:47:23 AM
#12191   Dr. Azomite, 'lxCimi'! sumisu 01/27/20 09:46:54 AM
#12190   Samvartaka IxCimi 01/27/20 12:33:43 AM
#12189   How Contagious Is The Coronavirus? sumisu 01/26/20 09:55:53 PM
#12188   Coronavirus Is Worse Than You've Been Told: Scientist Explains sumisu 01/25/20 10:55:06 PM
#12187   Well, eventually this week we will have a bagwa-john 01/06/20 10:45:06 PM
#12186   Wow, you two did a lot today and sumisu 01/06/20 09:58:08 PM
#12185   My 67 year old shoulders are happy that bagwa-john 01/06/20 09:46:19 PM
#12184   Never saw a one. Monksdream 01/06/20 09:17:40 PM
#12183   Thanks, Monksdream! You get a lot of sumisu 01/06/20 08:57:16 PM
#12182   That's a good approach of using the sand sumisu 01/06/20 08:51:25 PM
#12181   I grow those. Monksdream 01/06/20 08:27:48 PM
#12180   I just finished using the de-thatcher machine on bagwa-john 01/06/20 07:02:18 PM
#12179   Yes, I remember the post describing all the sumisu 01/06/20 06:22:10 PM
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