Results for permaculture
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
- Foothill Coalition for Self Reliance
A community dedicated to the principles of sustainable living, self reliance and well being through education and collaboration. Our goals are: Developing a thriving local agriculture Revitalizing community involvement Support and use ...
Group - ckessel - Oct 17 2013 - 11:49pm - 0 comments
- 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
- Suggestions of solutions to energy-sustainability
I will keep my suggestions extremely brief, as I hope to explore them deeper via discussion. Energy solution for society: Thorium-based nuclear energy It seems as if it is possible to make nuclear reactors that give a lot of (surplus) ...
Discussion - TheCpaptain - Aug 30 2013 - 8:53am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Permacultural "Zones"
For any of you designing a new garden, the following priniples might be helpful. I know that It made me think twice about where to plant certain things! The source of the folling information is the PermaWiki, an interesting source of ...
Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Aug 14 2013 - 11:47am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- 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
- Perennial vegetables - Adding to resiliency
One of the things we have been working on over the past year is to increase the number of perennial vegetables that we are growing. I got interested in perennial vegetables about three years ago and have been adding to our garden each year. I ...
Discussion - Lnorris - May 25 2013 - 11:09am - 15 comments - 0 attachments
- First step: purchase a bear proof composting drum.
Ok I'm now going shopping for a bear proof composting drum. 2nd hand hopfully nothing fancy otherwise I will make one. Try on Craigs list. See how long it takes. bear proof costs Something to think about here...as we also live in bear ...
Discussion - Garyhotice - Mar 14 2013 - 9:45pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Pagosa Peak Prosperity
Early Stages but here goes. Just moved here prior to reading "The Crash Course" so Ive prepared for nothing which the future might hold. Pagosa Spring has amazing beauty and great community, all supported by many gas stations and one ...
Group - Garyhotice - Mar 20 2013 - 1:38pm - 0 comments
- Kingman Arizona Preppers
Welcome. This forum is to provide an anonomous place to meet like minded people. Then take it offline if applicable. An objective is to prepare yourself and your family in case of a currency collapse. If you are into mathematics or statistics, then ...
Group - dolphinsrsmart - Mar 5 2013 - 5:45am - 0 comments
- If you live within 250 miles of zip 64628, what resilient/sustainable actions have you taken to improve your part of the world?
What post-peak skills do you have are are you developing? Do you live without flush toilets at home? What food do you raise at home? What have you repaired yourself this past year? How do you live without public water supply? How will you ...
Discussion - NorthCentral_Mi... - Mar 2 2013 - 1:01pm - 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
- Actively Aerated Compost Tea making
I ran across Actively Aerated Compost Tea while studying Soil Food Webs, and was intrigued with the idea. Here's a video on it: Unfortunate l y, the process seems too industrialized, even for the ...
Discussion - Dave Barnett - Feb 18 2013 - 1:20pm - 7 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
- Living with Varroa Destructor
Concerning how to manage varroa mites without chemicals. I recently wrote this. Feedback is welcome. http://honeybeekeep.com/content/living-varroa-destructor ... dons (Beekeeping, permaculture, resilience, resiliency) ...
Discussion - dps - Feb 6 2013 - 5:36pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Permaculture Egg Production
Permaculture Egg Production is of interest. Eggs are high quality protein in a small package! The goal is to design a system where the hens thrive on what is produced locally on the land, without external inputs. I am not there yet, but keep getting ...
Discussion - B100 - Jan 28 2013 - 6:02pm - 15 comments - 0 attachments
- Greenhouses in Warmer Climates
I'm designing a greenhouse for use in Texas. It needs to be: Useable year round. Big enough and tall enough to grow bananna and papaya trees. Flow into and Merge with outdoor growing spaces. Be Deerprooof Have an ...
Discussion - Oliveoilguy - Dec 29 2012 - 9:20am - 7 comments - 0 attachments
- Wood chips in a garden
I was speaking with my neighbor and he was telling me about using wood chips on his garden. What he does is leave a thick layer of chips over his garden and then to weed he just walks around with a rake and moves the chips to cover any weeds thus ...
Discussion - OptOut - Nov 6 2012 - 12:50am - 1 comment - 0 attachments