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Peak Prosperity Annual Weekend Seminar: May 4-6, 2018

NOTE: This event is now Sold Out .   But, if you wish to be placed on the waiting list should a spot open up between now and May, please click here to let us know. For the past 10 years, we've held our ...

Event - Adam Taggart - Feb 1 2018 - 12:18am - 20 comments - 0 attachments

Adam Presenting At The Grange in Sebastopol, CA

Adam will give a presentation on his & Chris' new book Prosper! at the Grange Hall in Sebastopol, CA on Wednesday, March 30 @ 7pm. Everyone who attends will receive a free copy of the book: After the formal presentation, Chris will ...

Event - Adam Taggart - Mar 10 2016 - 11:00am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Annual Scion Exchange Jan 24th @ 10am Santa Rosa Veterans Building - share/get fruit tree cuttings or get a fruit tree for $8

I have not been to one of these before but it sounds fantastic. I am copying info from posts on a Santa Rosa forum on Reddit. Big event where you can get scions (aka cuttings) of interesting uncommon varieties that you can graft on to your ...

Event - kevinoman0221 - Jan 18 2015 - 3:41pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

Village Building Convergence

The Village Building Convergence is an annual collaboration and cross pollination of neighbors, groups and civic partnerships to transform our town through village life patterns and educational placemaking projects. This culminates in a 10-day fall ...

Event - suziegruber - Sep 10 2014 - 2:59pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Hessel Grange Growers Exchange

Meet your neighbors who grow good food and then trade their extras.  You don't have to bring anything, or you can set up an area with your garden veggies, fruit, canned goods, and even handmade items.  The Growers Exchange started several years ...

Event - LeanneBaker - Jul 12 2014 - 8:03pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Coffee With Chris @ Taylor Maid Tomorrow?

Chris is in town briefly. If there's enough interest among the group to meet up, he and I can be upstairs at Taylor Maid tomorrow (Thurs 5/1) from 8-9am. Folks interested in a morning coffee with Dr M before heading to work? If so, chime in ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Apr 30 2014 - 9:08am - 7 comments - 0 attachments

Workshop on Starting a Home Stay/Farm Stay Business

Hi everyone, Here's an interesting wokshop I came across. --Suzie Workshop on Starting a Home Stay/Farm Stay business Live in Sebastopol and have an extra room to rent to travelers? Considering a farm stay business at your home ...

Discussion - suziegruber - Feb 15 2014 - 11:19am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Guild Raising at Sebastopol Grange

Here is the link to an event at the Sebastopol Grange called "Guild Raising" www.farmersguild.org/guild-raising-2014.html It sounds like there might be an opportunity for Peak Prosperity (and/or members who want to interact with ...

Event - LeanneBaker - Feb 8 2014 - 1:48am - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Chris & Adam "Sneak Peek" Presentation + Q&A in Sebastopol, CA - March 4 @ 7:00pm

If you live in Northern California, come join Chris and me in Sebastopol on Tuesday, March 4th. And bring along at least one friend or family member you think would benefit from becoming more aware about the issues we discuss here at ...

Event - Adam Taggart - Feb 18 2014 - 4:33pm - 18 comments - 0 attachments

What cold-weather preparations are you making right now?

Just wondering what those in the area might be doing to protect against this cold weather we are having? I have chickens and wonder if there is anything I ought to be doing for them right now besides making sure they have plenty of food, a dry coop ...

Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Dec 10 2013 - 2:28pm - 10 comments - 0 attachments

Opportunities to invest locally?

I just read Adam's fantastic article on the wisdom of looking like an idiot. This section got me wondering: Scout out locally-based hard-asset investments for the future  - Once this bubble pops, higher interest rates and lower prices ...

Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Dec 9 2013 - 7:17pm - 39 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

"Symphony of the Soil" free showing, Oct 9th

Starting at 1pm on Wed, Oct 9th, will be a series of free workshops, a tour to Singing Frog Farm, and seminars, and ending the day with a showing of the new movie, "Symphony of the Soil" by the Sebastopol Grange , that all are welcome to ...

Event - FarmersWife - Oct 4 2013 - 4:22pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Adopt a Rescue Hen (Egg-laying Leghorns)

Just received this from friend in Sebastopol. If you have need to add to your flock, this is a way to do it with good karma: http://www.cropmobster.com/deal-laying-white-leghorn-hens-sonoma-humane-society/?fb_source=pubv1 URGENT - The ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Sep 12 2013 - 2:59pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Fall 2013 Group Meet-up

Woodfour (new brewpub in the Barlow) 0% (0 votes) Hopmunk (same as last time) 0% (0 votes) Papas and Pollo 0% (0 votes) Someplace else (specify below) ...

Poll - Adam Taggart - Sep 8 2013 - 2:36pm - 0 comments

Local Coverage of Peak Prosperity in the Press-Democrat

Last week, a journalist from the Press-Democrat came out to my house to interview me about Peak Prosperity and why I had chosen to re-locate to Sonoma County. The article came out in today's Sunday paper as the lead story in the Business ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Sep 9 2013 - 9:23am - 52 comments - 0 attachments

Sharing a chick order?

At some point beetween now and mid-summer I'd like to add to my chicken flock. It seems pullets in this area have become quite a bit more expensive (my old contact in Novato wants $40/pullet now...), so I am leaning towards buying chicks from ...

Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Mar 23 2013 - 1:08pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

One way to identify good communities, maybe?

I saw this article in the paper about the town of Sebastopol getting ready to ban Smartmeter installations . One thing that surprised me is that it mentioned 50 California cities have already instituted such a ban. Personally, I am undecided ...

Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Feb 21 2013 - 12:19pm - 7 comments - 0 attachments

Swallow Valley Farm Tour

This will be a tour of Swallow Valley Farm given by its owner, Ben Colby. He'll explain the design of the farm, how its operations work, and offer demonstrations of several key farming practices. We'll meet at Swallow Valley Farm at ...

Event - Adam Taggart - Jan 3 2013 - 8:57pm - 10 comments - 0 attachments

Farm Tour?

Farm Tour anyone? Was thinking it would be great to take Ben ( www.swallowvalleyfarm.com ) and Amy up their generous offers to tour their farms. Ben & Amy: does the offer still stand? If so, please let us know some dates that would ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Dec 20 2012 - 10:14am - 10 comments - 0 attachments