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New to PP , from NE Columbus

Hello everyone. I'm new user from northeast side suburb of Columbus. I work as a sheet metal welder/fabricator in south Columbus. Hope to connect with others here.  Are there any Ham operators out here? Looking to learn and grow my prepping skills. ...

Discussion - weldhunter82 - Apr 19 2017 - 7:55pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Brown County Prosperity Group

We wish to connect to those who are concerned with the detrimental changes taking place in society. We are not religious wild eyed conspiracy theorists but we do believe there is a massive conspiracy for control taking place in every area of society. It ...

Group - FatherofThunder... - Sep 20 2016 - 4:00pm - 0 comments

Pressure Canning: a Primer

A water-bath canner is fine for acidic foods, in other words for pretty much anything that is fruit, fruit preserves, jellies, jams, or pickled. But to can meats and vegetables, you need a pressure canner. We have a Presto 23-quart pressure ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Aug 12 2016 - 9:55pm - 13 comments - 0 attachments

Are you an active member here interested in expanding your community?

Yes 100% (4 votes) No 0% (0 votes) Total votes: 4 Not sure what is meant... ... I'm not sure what is meant by "expand your community".  Do you mean expand the ...

Poll - nate2051 - Jun 8 2016 - 3:38am - 5 comments

The importance of a strong community

My name is Gabor originally from Hungary, now living in Western MA, USA, and this post is about the importance of community, what I’ve learned in my efforts to build and add to my community, and seeks to open a dialog about what we really mean by ...

Discussion - Gaborzol - Jun 1 2016 - 4:46pm - 60 comments - 0 attachments

City Living

Our aim is to help members survive within the city limits during a time with scarcity in energy, food and water. With real estate prices rising , it becomes important to find new ways to save and prosper. I have also included a list of important ...

Group - chrisporter - Apr 18 2016 - 6:21am - 0 comments

Expats and the Uprooted

This group is for the uprooted, the expatriots, the unemployed, single or homeless and for those who would help us in our efforts to become resilient. All of us will have to face the realities of failing markets at the same time, but we are not all ...

Group - Pinkie B - Dec 28 2014 - 11:17pm - 0 comments

Free WWII Canning guide ebook

Every Step in Canning The cold pack method - by Grace Viall Gray (this link via Project Gutenberg, in various formats or read online) Every Step in Canning by Grace Viall Gray (free via Amazon download, and there's a paperback ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Nov 9 2014 - 9:36pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

How to Build a Smokehouse

How to Build a Smokehouse Preserving food these days seems like a hard job, unless you want to do it in a natural way. The perfect medium for this is a smoke house. This awesome piece of garden facility will make you ready for all the ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Oct 12 2014 - 6:53pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Gallatin County Montana Preppers

Bringing like minded neighbors together in Gallatin County Montana A Prepping Homestead ...

Group - APreppingHomestead - Sep 30 2014 - 11:40am - 0 comments

Head down into harvest season.

Harvest time is a busy time in our garden, how about yours? We harvested two bushels of pears at the family farm, and were given a half-bushel of local apples. These are all canned now as pear slices, pear chunks, pear sauce, and pear butter - ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Sep 16 2014 - 9:25pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Small Batch fermented foods made incredibly easy

Kraut Source - Fermentation Made Simple (video at link) This has a Kickstarter that's exceeded its goal of $35K and currently is funded at $176K. You ferment things in small batches in quart jars. If you've EVER tried to ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Aug 26 2014 - 10:17am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Pindo Palm

Pindo Palm Tree ( Butia capitata ), with green fruit cluster . This cold-hardy, single-trunk, also known as  the "Jelly Palm." is easily recognized by its round canopy of blue-grey, strongly-curving, graceful fronds with ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Aug 17 2014 - 10:22pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

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 - 1:07pm - 0 comments

Planning a monthly fruit harvest

  Pre-planning a monthly fruit harvest--and how to store and use that harvest until the next one--is easier than it sounds. Just find out what fruit perennial grows in your area, and when it matures. Your local US or national agricultural ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Jun 5 2014 - 6:46pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Best plants for sustainability in Sonoma county

I just finished making my salt preserved limes for our family and xmas gifts for the neighbors.  They are great for cooking http://www.npr.org/2013/04/08/176577903/preserved-lemons-older-wiser-and... I was reflecting on how wonderful our Bearss ...

Discussion - greendoc - Dec 20 2013 - 1:47pm - 9 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

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