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Hello! We are delighted to find this site, looks like a wonderful resource! Allow me to introduce us, my husband and I have been trying to make it affordable for poor people to thrive, without or without TEOTWAWKI. The best "food solution" we ...
Discussion - marknclaire - Dec 3 2013 - 7:39pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Mainstay Vegetables: Sweet Potatoes
Sweet Potatoes are often confused with yams in the United States and Canada but are twp distinct species. They are easier to grow than you'd think possible. With care, early-maturing cultivars can be grown as an annual summer ...
Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Nov 3 2013 - 5:21pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments
- Interested in group food storage meetups?
Anyone here interested in meeting up to do some group food storage? Two things come to mind for me: Long term storage along the lines of sealing rice, beans, etc, into mylar bags with oxygen absorbers. Canning - Maybe even swapping where ...
Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Oct 29 2013 - 5:25pm - 9 comments - 0 attachments
- Harvest Festival at Indigeny Reserve, Sonora California
Enjoy a real Community Harvest Festival, this Saturday, October 19th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm. Visit our FoCuS booth and check out our new potato harvester and take home some of our newly harvested organic potatoes. Event includes activities for all ...
Event - ckessel - Oct 18 2013 - 12:14am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Washington, DC Resiliency Group
An information-sharing forum to foster a resilient community in the Greater Washington, DC Region. (agriculture, alarm system, burglary, capitol, chickens, Chris ...
Group - KatieLoovis - Oct 14 2013 - 4:00pm - 0 comments
- "Symphony of the Soil" free showing, Oct 9th
Starting at 1pm on Wed, Oct 9th, will be a series of free workshops, a tour to Singing Frog Farm, and seminars, and ending the day with a showing of the new movie, "Symphony of the Soil" by the Sebastopol Grange , that all are welcome to ...
Event - FarmersWife - Oct 4 2013 - 4:22pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- South Charlotte NC
We are interested in starting a group with like minded people and meeting occasionally to share ideas and resources as we learn how to live a more resilient life together. ...
Group - jberryhill - Sep 16 2013 - 10:17am - 0 comments
- Crash Course presentation in West Linn
Resiliency Organization of West Linn reviews the Crash Course by Chris Martenson 'Resilience' is the ability to easily adjust to and recover from change. Learn about global warming, stock prices, healthy food, budget deficits, ...
Event - mutschler - Sep 3 2013 - 11:58am - 1 comment - 1 attachment
- Southeast Georgia - A Group Dedicated to Creating a New Paradigm for Peak Prosperity
This group is dedicated to education and learning the most valuable things required to create a new paradigm of living for yourself (operating primarily outside of the current system of control and negative influence). Our true strengths are in our own ...
Group - ltnp - Jul 15 2013 - 1:34pm - 0 comments
- Establishing A Food Forest: Inspiring, Enlightening, Amazing! Watch This Online
Inspiring, enlightening, and amazing! Watch the film on-line. Establishing A Food Forest " Learn how to establish your own Food Forest with International Permaculture teacher Geoff Lawton as he takes you through the essential stages of ...
Discussion - Poet - Jun 15 2013 - 11:18am - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- Carbaryl AI label: does this protect bees?
Thursday evening, 5/30/2013, my partner and I attended a presentation provided by CSU Extension about native pollinators. There was a slide handout to accompany the presentation. I was particularly interested in the slide labeled: MOST ...
Discussion - dps - Jun 2 2013 - 5:39pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Another casual get together in the Portland Suburbs
I am having a casual get together this Saturday at 2 pm at my home in West Linn. Anyone interested is welcome. RSVP is appreciated but not required. We will discuss all things Peak and I will share my preparations, including solar hot water, ...
Event - mutschler - May 21 2013 - 4:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Connecticut is on the move to Label GMO's
Just an alert to those who are interested in the fight to label GMO foods - The Connecticut Legislature is in the throes of creating a GMO labeling bill. Public testimony (on many Public Health Bills, but predominantly on the GMO bill) went until 2 am ...
Discussion - MustardSeed - Mar 29 2013 - 9:37pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Dealing with a late-spring frost
Okay, Punxsutawney Phil , there were more weeks of winter than you promised. I planted my seeds when the seed packet said to, after the usual date of the last frost. But there have been hard frosts since the seeds sprouted, and despite my best ...
Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Mar 27 2013 - 1:59pm - 7 comments - 0 attachments
- potato tower
Adam Taggart is using a potato tower this year: Here are cross-posted instructions, along with a link to the WSID food-growing section . Potato tower: encouraging preliminary results A started a potato tower a ...
Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Mar 20 2013 - 8:15am - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- FOR THOSE WHO WOULD LIKE A FREE DIY AQUAPONICS MANUAL
Aloha All! There are NO POSTS visible to me now, for some reason. If you've requested the manuals, please email me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org , and reference our group or Peak Prosperity, and which manual you would like to ...
Discussion - Friendly Aquaponics - Mar 1 2013 - 4:07am - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- Homegrown Pork
I read many years ago about raising pigs in movable pens and I saw how a friend of mine raises chickens in chicken tractors. So I decided to try with pigs. At the same time another friend was raising Glouchestershire pigs also known as Old Spot. They ...
Discussion - threehhorse - Feb 21 2013 - 10:30am - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- Corporations Grabbing Land and Water Overseas
From Scientific American: Preparing for Water Wars & Food Wars? As a growing population stresses the world's food and water supplies, corporations and investors in wealthy countries are buying up foreign farmland and the ...
Discussion - Dave Barnett - Feb 15 2013 - 2:53pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- Southwest PA Resiliency and Self-Sufficiency
(community, energy, food, gardening, permaculture, security, Skills Development) economy,energy,environment,prepare,crash course,Chris ...
Group - havenseeker - Feb 20 2013 - 10:14pm - 0 comments
- TODAY - Wed 1/30 Potluck get together with sustainable-focused folks
Today,( Wed Jan. 30th) the Petaluma Grange is hosting a community potluck at The Seed Bank . It's focus is to support small farmers, to education, to legistate, to build community and network. It starts at 5:30 and will go until 7:30. ...
Event - FarmersWife - Jan 30 2013 - 1:05pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments