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Should we go into debt to buy connecting acreage?

I'd really like some objective advice here.  Any thoughts you have would be deeply appreciated. We own 19 acres free and clear, and annual property tax on our rural land, which we live on, is about $13 a year.  Yes, thirteen dollars.  I could ...

Forum topic - Swampmama3 - May 9 2013 - 1:16pm - 14 comments

Where to search land for sale?

Hey all - I'm looking to search for land in the Northeast, both for getting a general sense of prices/availability and to find a single piece of property to eventually purchase. Any recommendations for sites or general approaches? Craigslist ...

Forum topic - PeakerSeeker - Oct 10 2011 - 2:42pm - 8 comments

Is there a homestead thread somewhere?

I've looked around for a thread on this, but didn't find one. I'd like to see what others think on what to look for in a homestead. (ie: How to judge a good area to move to, what to look for in a home/building site, etc) Thanks in ...

Forum topic - BN37 - Jul 20 2010 - 12:56am - 3 comments

The Definitive Agriculture/Permaculture Thread

Well! Several members have expressed interest in a "Definitive" thread on gardening! Some topics have too much gravity to be "spread out" across the forums, and because no two peoples' experience with gardening and ...

Forum topic - A. M. - Mar 27 2009 - 9:17am - 1292 comments