Results for resilience
Let's collaborate and share ideas. (alarm system, energy, gardening, health, home defense, resilience, safety, security) Let's collaborate and share ...
Group - emgreen - Dec 3 2013 - 12:17pm - 0 comments
- Relocating - need advice on how to evaluate land
Does anyone have recommendations for books or tips on how to evaluate land for potential permaculture? We are going to be moving to the Northeast next year but not sure yet which state. I really like southern New Hampshire because it looks like the ...
Discussion - rayne - Oct 29 2013 - 11:33am - 11 comments - 0 attachments
- Community As Process
Members may be interested in a new blog by Tom Harriman addressing the challenges confronting Americans as conditions deteriorate. He apparently expects things to get much worse, and he's asking for feedback for a book he is writing. The focus ...
Discussion - dbperry4 - Oct 20 2013 - 6:01pm - 1 comment - 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
- 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
- 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
- Nicole Foss of the Automatic Earth to speak in Portland Thursday, October 10th
Nicole Foss has been my friend for several years, and when she has an opportunity to visit in Portland I usually try to set up an event where she can give a presentation. In case you've never heard of her, she's a big-picture thinker who ...
Event - rototillerman - Sep 28 2013 - 10:15am - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Peak Prosperity Book Club
This thread is for people who are interested in participating in discussions on a particular book, in a basic book club style. PP book club proposal Dear PPers, Recently I approached Jan (westcoastjan) and asked her if she'd be ...
Discussion - HughK - Sep 24 2013 - 2:27pm - 1 comment - 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
- Coping with income transition to your authentic career
Note: This is a long-winded answer to Gemel's income reduction question in the thread "Following your technique Adam". I thought this subject deserved it's own discussion since it is perhaps the most challenging aspect of the ...
Discussion - Gratidude - Aug 31 2013 - 3:13pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- The Survival Podcast
I'm not sure if you guys listen to The Survival Podcast, but if you don't, it's a great way to get quite an education in preparedness. Jack Spirko is up to 1173 quality episodes. I was on a few days ago if anyone wants to listen. ...
Discussion - Phil Williams - Jul 26 2013 - 5:20pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Building real community
So after being home for a few days, I made an alarming discovery. Our driveway slopes downhill toward our garage, and with the heavy rains all spring and summer, water has occasionally flowed into our garage. Not to the point of flooding, but certainly ...
Discussion - e4 - Jul 26 2013 - 11:21am - 9 comments - 0 attachments
- Following your technique Adam
I’d like to give you a big “THANK YOU” Adam, I got your book from Amazon and it's precisely what I needed to read at precisely the right time. Thanks very much for writing it. I expect this will be one of the top books of the decade for me. ...
Discussion - Gratidude - Aug 27 2013 - 12:30am - 6 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
- What seniors can reasonably do
Someone needs to start this new discussion thread, and so here goes. I'm a 68 year old who lives on an 87 acre working farm (though we call it a ranch) in Central Texas. From a preparedness standpoint, we're better off than most because we ...
Discussion - BSV - Jun 3 2013 - 11:08am - 52 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
- 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
- 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 - 8:59am - 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 - 4:24pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments