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Forum: Food & Water

  1. JoefromtheCarolinas Vlog/Radio Q&A

    I'm not certain if Joe knows but we have a whole section in Living Off The Grid: Food and Water section. I decided to start a Q & A for Joe as I...

    Started by Shadowself, 30th July 2017 14:55
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    13th September 2017 16:23 Go to last post
  2. Aquaponics

    As we are currently living in the city with not much space for gardening I am planning to do an aquaponics system for high yeld per unit area. I...

    Started by Bubu, 17th July 2017 07:37
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,681
    19th July 2017 08:18 Go to last post
  3. Worldwide status on food, water, consumables etc...

    Long time reader 1st time poster, good evening all. I have some doubts and hopefully this is the right forum to ask and my apologies if it isn't....

    Started by Madeira, 15th June 2017 16:40
    • Replies: 5
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    16th June 2017 13:05 Go to last post
  4. Toronto area Organic Farm Co-op

    Hi everyone, some inspiring people have put together an Organic Farm Co-Operative. The purchase of the farm will be on about May 25th. It is...

    Started by CurEus, 23rd May 2017 23:41
    farming, food, organic food, sharing
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,789
    24th May 2017 23:27 Go to last post
  5. Catch emergency rain water, how to.

    Fast, light, mobile, simple, convenient. yg7iy90rzP0 Sawyer Squeeze mini, filters 350.000 gallons, yes 350.000. About 25/35 bucks Sawyer...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 1st October 2014 22:28
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 9,724
    4th January 2017 18:34 Go to last post
  6. The next level of preparedness

    Jim Sinclair usually discusses financial news. In this article, copied from his website, he has excellent advice about food. The Next Level Of...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 29th January 2016 05:48
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 7,895
    29th January 2016 15:47 Go to last post
  7. Holistic Farming

    A couple of years ago I came across a site on the Internet that taught about healing the earth through large animals. I was intrigued as it made a...

    Started by Carmen, 31st July 2012 05:01
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    30th November 2015 01:35 Go to last post
  8. Hidden Human History: berries & roots = big gut, meat eating = increased brain size

    The Hidden History of the Human Race, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4wv5JgpQvo, within the first twelve minutes discusses this issue. Given that...

    Started by grannyfranny100, 27th February 2015 02:37
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    27th October 2015 20:42 Go to last post
  9. Lightbulb The Bases Lectures Graham Harvey: Dangers in Agriculture

    Via Miles Johnston "Something is Very Wrong with our Agriculture. Observer and writer Graham Harvey gives a vital heads up on the critical...

    Started by giovonni, 21st October 2015 22:48
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 4,307
    23rd October 2015 19:55 Go to last post
  10. How long after storage can water be safely consumed?

    I have many bottles of filtered water stored in my basement......I am wondering if they are safe to consume after probably 2 years of storage?? I was...

    Started by Earth Angel, 4th October 2015 14:35
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    5th October 2015 14:42 Go to last post
  11. How To Build A Greenhouse

    Here is a great video from Eliot Coleman. ovR-OZlul3w

    Started by spacejack, 8th September 2015 01:17
    greenhouse, how to
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,728
    8th September 2015 01:17 Go to last post
  12. Pantry Meals

    This thread is to give recipes, menus and ideas for using preserved foods to make tasty, balanced, attractive meals. There are various...

    Started by Marianne, 12th August 2015 05:08
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    31st August 2015 00:16 Go to last post
  13. Caching food and more

    If or when things get ugly and thieves come to your door, be they in uniform or not, nothing is safe if hidden inside the house. Cached food and...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 8th February 2013 04:46
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 4,764
    21st August 2015 18:18 Go to last post
  14. Flow Hive Honey

    This is a revolutionary idea that has just been launched today. It is out of Australia. They were originally going to do it from the "Kickstarter"...

    Started by lightwalker, 24th February 2015 03:03
    • Replies: 8
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    1st May 2015 11:49 Go to last post
  15. More Hydroponics - growing food without soil

    There are many ideas available to experiment with this growing season. The two latest ideas are: A vertical hydroponic garden. An A frame...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 5th March 2015 03:24
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 5,202
    21st March 2015 14:52 Go to last post
  16. Dutch bucket hydroponic food production

    According to mhpgardener, Dutch buckets work better for plants bearing fruit and vegetables than the Kratky system that works well (no electricity...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 28th February 2015 17:39
    • Replies: 1
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    1st March 2015 05:13 Go to last post
  17. Professor Kratky's hydroponic garden system (no electricity required)

    Professor Kratky's system promises great results, small or large scale, with no pumps, no electricity needed. Potentially a great food production...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 27th February 2015 00:43
    • Replies: 4
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    27th February 2015 18:33 Go to last post
  18. Lightbulb Could this be the best type of farming???

    Hello everyone, In the past year, I have been doing quite a bit of research about permaculture and natural types of creating abundant food...

    Started by Seedsoflight, 26th February 2015 19:40
    natural farming, permaculture, sustainable living
    • Replies: 5
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    27th February 2015 15:35 Go to last post
  19. Mike Adams (Health Ranger) freesources inexpensive 'how to' hydroponic system

    This is the introductory video explaining the concept. The free 'how to' videos require an email sign-in to watch and download. Synopsis:...

    Started by GlassSteagallfan, 26th February 2015 02:55
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 4,039
    26th February 2015 02:55 Go to last post
  20. Burger King Admits Burgers Contain Horsemeat

    In a piece of highly disturbing news, Burger King has now admitted after continuous denial that it has actually been selling UK customers both...

    Started by baddbob, 1st February 2013 19:13
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 7,842
    11th January 2015 04:46 Go to last post
  21. Food Foresting

    Lets get busy folks! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqWwyQsIRiU&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL ...

    Started by nomadguy, 28th May 2011 15:12
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    16th November 2014 06:51 Go to last post
  22. Squanto's Secrets and Happy Thanksgiving!

    I think this free e-book has already been mentioned before, but in theme with the Thanksgiving holiday, I will post it again.... a "must have" for...

    Started by MorningSong, 24th November 2010 18:47
    • Replies: 4
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    13th November 2014 18:03 Go to last post
  23. Water - Have a plan and a homemade bucket

    Those who depend on a well for water should make an emergency well bucket for use during times when electricity is not available. Blessed are those...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 17th March 2014 23:05
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 8,726
    7th November 2014 10:18 Go to last post
  24. Easy DIY vertical ponics ( aqua and hydro)

    4 easy video's for you to take in consideration, after that, maybe you'll have a nice project on your hands, an even easier way is to just make some...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 8th September 2014 18:05
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 6,046
    8th October 2014 13:58 Go to last post
  25. Prepping on a budget

    Taking positive action can be very empowering. It only takes a few dollars to get started. The most important thing is to start. Phase 1 Dried...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 24th October 2012 02:30
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 8,290
    4th October 2014 17:24 Go to last post
  26. Thumbs up 2014 Gardening Grow Log

    The purpose of this thread is for everyone to post pictures, tips, suggestions of their plants and flowers that they may be growing this year. I...

    Started by LivioRazlo, 6th June 2014 16:32
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    15th September 2014 16:02 Go to last post
  27. About Chickens

    As economies decline, it becomes more important to find supplemental food sources. Chickens provide a healthy and inexpensive source of eggs. ...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 28th June 2014 18:56
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    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 14,460
    23rd July 2014 14:25 Go to last post
  28. Ingenious way to curb food waste

    One of the cute sites for fun and interesting info I go to is wimp.com. This was from today, titled "All Supermarkets Should Do This." I'm not a...

    Started by mpennery, 19th July 2014 12:12
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 6,024
    20th July 2014 05:22 Go to last post
  29. Sprouting, yeah i think you should.

    I LIKE SPROUTS, they are juicy, fresh full of life and amazing. WHY, its cheap, better then cooking your food beyond all recognition and kill it,...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 11th October 2012 08:25
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 9,199
    1st July 2014 17:57 Go to last post
  30. Lessons from Cuba - Surviving the end of petroleum based fertilizer

    We can learn how to grow food when petroleum based fertilizers and fuel become too expensive or simply unavailable. The average Cuban lost 20 lb...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 27th June 2014 02:10
    fertilizer, food production, gardening, peak oil
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 5,656
    27th June 2014 21:24 Go to last post

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