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- solar generators
Hi all. I have some questions about solar generators and am hoping someone can help me, or at least head me in the right direction . I would like to soend my tax refund on a solar generator. I do not have a lot of money, so need to make the best ...
Discussion - amharp - Apr 19 2013 - 9:59am - 5 comments - 0 attachments
Has anyone had problems with mites? We had trouble with them last year, and ended up culling our flock. This year will have new birds and a new coop! We really want to avoid mites again. p.s. we used diatomaeceous (sp?) earth, but it was not ...
Discussion - peakoilwelder - Apr 14 2013 - 5:24pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments
- Anyone interested meeting up (Austin area)?
Yes ma'am 100% (1 vote) No ma'am 0% (0 votes) Total votes: 1 Hi Y'all,* I recently moved to Central Texas with ...
Poll - anexaminedlife - Apr 12 2013 - 11:04am - 1 comment
- The Repair Cafe'
This is a great idea..a Repair Cafe'. http://www.resilience.org/stories/2013-04-02/how-to-start-a-repair-cafe (frugal, resilience, Skills Development) This is a great idea..a Repair ...
Discussion - thebrewer - Apr 2 2013 - 6:55pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- What have you learned from an elder lately?
I would like to hear more about what others have learned from one or more elders in their lives. We can get to specifics but I'll start with an outline of life lessons I learned from my grandparents and mother. I think most are pretty self ...
Discussion - ptwisewoman - Mar 25 2013 - 6:53am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Collapse as an Opportunity for Growth
by Gary Stamper, Ph.D. Whittier, NC www.collapsingintoconsciousness.com Not too long ago, I was having a conversation with a friend who was telling me that it seemed everything in his life was falling apart: His work no longer ...
Discussion - garystamper - Mar 23 2013 - 8:00pm - 0 comments - 1 attachment
- Northwest Connecticut - Resilient Life
It is my intent to engage in meaningful discussion with folks who seek to create and live a resilient life here in the Litchfield Hills of Connecticut. Folks who subscribe to the philosophy of Peak Prosperity. It is also my hope that we can all meet on ...
Group - thebrewer - Mar 13 2013 - 2:08pm - 0 comments
http://www.upworthy.com/one-man-destroys-the-need-for-paper-money-in-a-single-interview Interesting discussion on bitcoin as a non-fiat currency. I wonder if this could be a good transition to local currency, with the understanding that this is ...
Discussion - Dave Barnett - Mar 11 2013 - 3:59pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- 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 - 6:45am - 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 - 2:01pm - 3 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 email@example.com , and reference our group or Peak Prosperity, and which manual you would like to ...
Discussion - Friendly Aquaponics - Mar 1 2013 - 5:07am - 2 comments - 0 attachments
- "Forgotten" Wisdom
Let's collect it here! What useful things have you learned from your elders, your childhood, and the stories of others? In another group, user ptwisewoman wrote: [My elderly mother] grew up on a subsistence farm in this area and has ...
Group - Amanda Witman - Feb 28 2013 - 9:52am - 0 comments
- Can a collapse of global civilization be avoided?
http://mahb.stanford.edu/article-of-the-month/can-a-collapse-of-global-civilization-be-avoided/ “For the first time an array of interconnected problems is moving a global civilization toward collapse. Driven by increasing overpopulation and ...
Discussion - Dave Barnett - Feb 12 2013 - 4:03pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Community based social network
https://nextdoor.com/ Join the free private social network for your neighborhood. nextdoor.com "Here's an interesting way to form a community social ...
Discussion - Dave Barnett - Feb 12 2013 - 3:50pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Sharing Circle
At last -- Peak Prosperity's own virtual "swap shop." Let's increase our group resilience by making connections and generously offering what we can. Need something? Have something to offer that others might find useful? Post ...
Group - Amanda Witman - Feb 20 2013 - 11:16pm - 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 - 6:36pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- 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 - 2:05pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- The coming of the New Dark Ages
Tim O'Reilly on the coming of the New Dark Ages Technology Futurist Tim O'Reilly just blogged about signs of a new Dark Age.(See http://www.edge.org/response-detail/23786 ) Key ideas: "...consider how conservative elements in ...
Discussion - Dave Barnett - Jan 22 2013 - 12:57pm - 6 comments - 0 attachments
- Cottage Food Bill translated into Action!
Free Talk: The Petaluma Seed Bank "The Homemade Food Act Implications" What does it mean for Starting Your Own Cottage Food Industry, ...
Event - FarmersWife - Jan 9 2013 - 9:07pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- Hypothetical Question
Hello all, I just watched Crash Course, and thought I would register. I would give Crash Course a giant thumbs up. I think what interested me most was the part about Peak Energy. On that note, lets just say that "hypothetically" ...
Discussion - Ultrabrite71 - Jan 5 2013 - 7:52pm - 14 comments - 0 attachments