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  1. Exclamation Gardening,organics,sustainable gardening,food crops,etc

    Hi everyone! I have been saying this for a while and several other mastergardeners have agreed that we need to set up a good thread.....so...

    Started by Samarkis, 12th May 2010 21:43
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  2. What did you do today to prepare for COVID-19 ?

    Let's just suppose that COVID-19 becomes a worldwide quarantine scenario. Given that it is a possibility, what are you doing to prepare? Today I...

    Started by Antagenet, 14th February 2020 05:17
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  3. 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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  4. Grow your own — Food Self-sufficiency for you

    I thought I'd make this thread offering a few suggestions about how to become self-sufficient in terms of food. There seems to be an idea that...

    Started by Seikou-Kishi, 30th September 2011 16:39
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    13th January 2014 11:40 Go to last post
  5. Smile What did you plant today? Garden and Farming for FOOD SECURITY.

    Combine global depression + mini ace age cooler temperatures and difficult worldwide growing conditions... now planting a garden is my number one...

    Started by Antagenet, 14th April 2020 02:41
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    29th September 2020 19:33 Go to last post
  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. What can we eat in nature ?

    There are many things that we can eat in nature if the food storage is short ! What you can eat and what is growing in your area is and can be the...

    Started by Maria Stade, 14th March 2011 18:34
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  9. Making (and understanding) Biochar

    Biochar holds great promise as a multi-use soil amendment. It is both a substance good for the environment (sequestering enormous quantities of CO2),...

    Started by Dennis Leahy, 24th February 2013 21:05
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  10. 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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  11. First egg!!!!!

    Finally one of my hens laid an egg, here's the first! YAY! And no, that's not my hand, I'm not THAT masculine :P

    Started by Beth, 30th October 2010 20:30
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  12. Fears of bee colony collapse in New Zealand

    I found this information important to bring to everyone's attention. If bees are dying at a very fast speed, we will have a food shortage in our...

    Started by seko, 9th May 2011 03:40
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  13. Whats a good water filter (that removes fluoride)

    Ive been looking around for a while and see that reverse osmosis filters do the job . The problem i have is that i live in a truck so dont have mains...

    Started by john.d, 24th February 2014 21:40
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  14. Seed exchange

    The intent of this thread is to be a place for those who would like to exchange seeds. If you have extra seeds please post what kind. The price of...

    Started by MargueriteBee, 28th March 2010 16:35
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    21st February 2013 22:50 Go to last post
  15. the town growing ALL its own veg

    Bad paper, good story. :) Carrots in the car park. Radishes on the roundabout. The deliciously eccentric story of the town growing ALL its own veg...

    Started by Muzz, 20th December 2011 19:56
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    14th October 2013 11:16 Go to last post
  16. Organic Seed Sources in the US

    (I hope this inspires some folks in a few other places in the world to start a similar thread for your area. It is probably better in many ways to...

    Started by Dennis Leahy, 23rd February 2013 06:00
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  17. 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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  18. The No Electric Refrigerator

    http://www.newmediaexplorer.org/chris/2004/04/14/cool_fridge_without_using_electricity.htm

    Started by Arrowwind, 19th February 2011 19:50
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  19. A Better Mouse Trap... REALLY!

    With efforts to store provisions comes the need to control vermin. I just found this and it looks like a winner. I've spent too much money on traps...

    Started by Arrowwind, 9th February 2013 19:58
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  20. 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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  21. Lasagna Gardening

    For those who are not aware of this method of gardening I thought I would put up a post about it. This article will present everything you need to...

    Started by Arrowwind, 16th February 2011 21:22
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  22. Question Best crop??

    I have an allotment at the back of my house. Last year I tried to grow a few things but it all got a bit out of hand. This year I will try to grow a...

    Started by Swanny, 5th April 2010 17:31
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  23. "Black Hawk Down" Food Plan!

    Found this interesting link and decided to share it here with my Avalon friends. :love: Forget Everything You've Been Told About Long Term Food...

    Started by truthseekerdan, 19th November 2010 01:36
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  24. Seeds- think about them now

    Now, any time now, is the right time to think about seeds. Before the winter ends, if you have not done it already or if you still have done...

    Started by Arrowwind, 27th March 2011 15:08
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  25. Photonic Water to Inhance Plant Growth and Human Health

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OaOh7LMxpxg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OaOh7LMxpxg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mkC02rUS8tU ...

    Started by Arrowwind, 2nd February 2011 19:55
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  26. Lightbulb Rocket Stoves

    Seriously looking into this stove, the tornadoes are picking up and I am in tornado alley here in southern ontario. Have yet to loose some...

    Started by rosie, 11th May 2010 20:15
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  27. Portable Water Filters and Purifiers for Travel and Adventure

    Portable water filters and purifiers Lately I‘ve done some research on portable water filters/purifiers for extended hikes and travels, esp in...

    Started by Iloveyou, 25th February 2018 19:14
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  28. Strat's Florida winter crops this year: Swiss Chard and Broccolli, what about you?

    Where are you on our blue skied planet, and what are you planting this season? It's winter on this side of the Hemisphere so I planted swiss chard...

    Started by Strat, 6th January 2013 19:41
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  29. Gathering rain water

    When the normal water supply is interrupted for any reason, it will be necessary to have water stored. Having clean water is critical. Without clean...

    Started by Ron Mauer Sr, 8th March 2020 17:12
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  30. SODIS solar water disinfection. (for drinkwater)

    First pre filter the water to get sediment out, a t shirt will do fine, the uv light (sunlight) will take care of the disinfection, just like a...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 17th September 2013 01:51
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