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Malaysia Peak Prosperity

To share, support and inspire our profound experiences for like minded individuals. (agriculture, Chris Martenson, community, energy, event, farming, food, food ...

Group - Ian Siow - Jul 20 2014 - 2:07pm - 0 comments

Foot - Powered Wheat Thresher

Want to grow your own wheat or other grain, but feel stumped by how to thresh it? Sylvan Foot - Powered Threshers sells an efficient, portable human-powered grain thresher that is affordable for family farms and  small-scale growers.  You can see the ...

Discussion - Sylvan Foot-Pow... - Jul 11 2014 - 10:55am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Peak Prosperity in the Mitten

We invite preparedness-minded people in Michigan to join us for discussion and sharing. We seek to apply Peak Prosperity principles, news and information to our region. Let's see what happens and where interested families can work together in ...

Group - Jodi Stanley - Jun 29 2014 - 9:51pm - 0 comments

We Need Volunteers for the Gravenstein Apple Fair

Now in its 41st year the Gravenstein Apple Fair will be held at Ragle Ranch in Sebastopol on August 9th & 10th.  This old time country fair celebrates the Gravenstein apple harvest as well as local agriculture and artisans.  In addition to amazing ...

Discussion - suziegruber - Jun 21 2014 - 3:09pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Local PP Meetup and Potluck Bar-B-Que

This will be a "bring your favorite" dish potluck. I'll work the bar-b-que side of things, and will send out more details two weeks prior. http://www.yelp.com/biz/saint-edward-state-park-kenmore Please RSVP if you could - Post ...

Event - Time2help - Jun 10 2014 - 3:51pm - 10 comments - 0 attachments

Foraging: Is it worth it?

Wild raspberries Foraging can mean having fun while saving money. There are many things you can get for free, if you open your eyes to the possibilities.The opportunities are limited only by your climate and places where foraging is allowed. ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - May 21 2014 - 11:38pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Arthur Robey

It all became clear to me why the Western world is malnourished. We are using the wrong metaphore for the human body. The correct metaphore is a rain forest, an ocean reef or the magnificent biological complexity of the planet itself. We are not ...

Group - Arthur Robey - May 9 2014 - 12:51pm - 0 comments

Member gardens, now

Here is a place to share your current plantings, crops, harvests, upgrades and struggles. Please shorten the learning curve for all of us by sharing what you do and learn! June everbearing strawberry harvest One of the nicest ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - May 9 2014 - 7:18am - 28 comments - 0 attachments

Resiliency Remembered

KINDNESS & GENEROSITY "I’d say, as a goal in life, you could do worse than: Try to be kinder."   George Saunders animated  on Brainpickings: from 2013 Commencement Address   FORAGING  for food! Fiddleheads ...

Discussion - dpbreger - May 4 2014 - 3:10pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Wavy Gravy Birthday Benefit - Sebastopol Grange

Come celebrate this benefit on Wavy's 78th birthday! Eat popcorn and watch with Wavy the exceptional documentary 'Saint Misbehavin' with Q&A and birthday cake to follow. Plan to have lots of fun. Price (sliding scale) $10 ...

Discussion - suziegruber - May 7 2014 - 7:13pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Suggestions for Preparing Butternut Squash?

Hi everyone, A friend of mine just gifted me with two beautiful butternut squashes that she grew.  I am wondering if anyone here has a favorite way of preparing butternut squash.  I have struggled to find a recipe I like. Thanks, Suzie ...

Discussion - suziegruber - Feb 1 2014 - 9:36pm - 6 comments - 0 attachments

Feb 15 - Intro to Beekeeping at the Grange

Hi everyone, I just learned that the owner of Beekind here in Sebastopol will be teaching an introduction to beekeeping on Saturday, February 15th from 9am until noon at the Sebastopol Grange on Highway 12.  The class is free and you can RSVP at ...

Discussion - suziegruber - Jan 25 2014 - 1:08am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

West County Community Seed Exchange - Jan 25th

Hi everyone, When we met on Saturday, we talked about seed saving and exchange.  I discovered that the West County Community Seed Exchange in just outside downtown Sebastopol will be open on January 25th from 9am until 11am.  Here's the link ...

Discussion - suziegruber - Jan 19 2014 - 11:31pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Buy Fresh, Buy GMO - MIT Technology Review January 2014

Hi everyone, I just received an e-mail from the Sebastopol Grange letting me know about this cover on the current issue of MIT Technology Review . I feel sad and enraged at the deception this image cultivates coming from a highly respected ...

Discussion - suziegruber - Jan 8 2014 - 2:32pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Aquaponics

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 - 8:39pm - 4 comments - 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 - 6:21pm - 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 - 6:25pm - 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 - 1:14am - 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 - 5:00pm - 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 - 5:22pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments