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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

Family Of 4 Lives 'Off The Grid' In The Middle Of The Desert

I'm gonna post a link to a Yahoo! Finance feature article (with pictures) on this guy, Abe Connally (34) and his wife Josie. Very inspiring late Gen-X, early Gen-Y couple with two kids who managed to homestead in the Texas desert on very ...

Discussion - Poet - Feb 20 2014 - 6:57pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

off-grid weather prediction

Yesterday, after a couple of months of disappointment, the NOAA let me down. They did not predict rain, let alone a severe thunderstorm that knocked out our power. As governments around the world cut their budgets, weather prediction is just one more ...

Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Mar 19 2013 - 2:15pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments