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Forum: Self-Reliance, Off Grid, & Gardening

Ideas for Home Improvement and Gardening, Off-Grid technologies, Resilience, Permaculture & Preparing for systemic crashes.

  1. Sticky Thread Important!  What are the Top 10 Plants in your Garden?

    Started by SpearBrave, Wednesday, May 19th, 2010
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 6,773
    Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 Go to last post
  2. Thumbs Up Sticky Thread Important!  Your Gardening Projects

    Started by Blood_Axis, Tuesday, February 19th, 2008
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 6,823
    Saturday, May 13th, 2017 Go to last post
  3. Poll Sticky Thread Important! Poll! Have You Ever Planted a Tree?

    Started by Northern Paladin, Sunday, September 5th, 2010
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 4,496
    Sunday, March 24th, 2019 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Important!  Permaculture (Food Forests), a Beginners Guide

    Started by Hersir, Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 4,582
    Monday, January 30th, 2012 Go to last post
  5. Thumbs Up Sticky Thread Important!  Permaculture: Modeling Nature's Own System for Optimal Results

    Started by Blood_Axis, Tuesday, November 7th, 2006
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,166
    Sunday, September 9th, 2007 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 587
    Thursday, April 5th, 2018 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 794
    Thursday, February 17th, 2011 Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Important!  Not a Fairytale: America’s First Public Food Forest

    Started by Nachtengel, Saturday, June 16th, 2012
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 573
    Saturday, June 16th, 2012 Go to last post
  1. Poll Poll! Could You Slaughter Your Own Meat?

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Thursday, November 4th, 2004
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 16
    • Replies: 150
    • Views: 16,557
    Sunday, January 8th, 2012 Go to last post
  2. Does Anyone Else Make an Attempt to Be "Natural"?

    Started by Athalwulf, Sunday, October 5th, 2008
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 7
    • Replies: 66
    • Views: 9,948
    Friday, February 18th, 2011 Go to last post
  3. The Residence of My Dreams

    Started by Hoarsewhisper, Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 6
    • Replies: 53
    • Views: 7,968
    Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 7,065
    Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011 Go to last post
  4. Smile Hawks in Backyard

    Started by DreamWalker, Thursday, April 21st, 2005
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 2,344
    Monday, October 24th, 2005 Go to last post
  5. Favourite Vegetables and Fruit

    Started by Siebenbürgerin, Thursday, June 19th, 2008
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 5,199
    Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 Go to last post
  6. Dangerous Animals in Your Backyard

    Started by Brynhild, Saturday, February 2nd, 2008
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 3,776
    Tuesday, October 14th, 2008 Go to last post
  7. Poll Poll! Do You Grow Your Own Vegetables?

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Thursday, November 25th, 2004
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 36
    • Views: 2,565
    Sunday, October 23rd, 2005 Go to last post
  8. Thumbs Up Pictures of your Gardens!

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, April 15th, 2005
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 4,115
    Friday, September 2nd, 2011 Go to last post
  9. Poll Poll! How Often Do You Change Underwear?

    Started by Hoarsewhisper, Tuesday, April 11th, 2006
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 2,484
    Thursday, April 13th, 2006 Go to last post
  10. Rabbits Anyone?

    Started by IvyLeaguer, Friday, December 30th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 2,203
    Tuesday, January 3rd, 2006 Go to last post
  11. Do You Hoard?/Can You Throw It Away?

    Started by Mrs. Lyfing, Saturday, March 8th, 2008
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 2,811
    Friday, May 12th, 2017 Go to last post
  12. Poll Poll! Rented Versus Owned Property

    Started by Siebenbürgerin, Monday, January 12th, 2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 3,724
    Saturday, July 7th, 2018 Go to last post
  13. Astronomy by Eye

    Started by lei.talk, Saturday, November 5th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,852
    Sunday, February 12th, 2006 Go to last post
  14. What Would Be The Style of Your Utopian Home?

    Started by Xanthochroid, Sunday, November 27th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 3,384
    Friday, January 13th, 2012 Go to last post
  15. Grin Our Chickens!

    Started by MutterundKind, Thursday, January 29th, 2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 5,040
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  16. Poll Poll! Water Conservation: How Much Time Do You Spend when You Shower?

    Started by Nachtengel, Tuesday, April 14th, 2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 4,171
    Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 Go to last post
  17. Lightbulb The Art of Lock Picking

    Started by Zyklop, Friday, July 8th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,428
    Thursday, July 28th, 2005 Go to last post
  18. Poll Poll! Poll: Which Tree Should I Choose?

    Started by Ewergrin, Friday, October 7th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,626
    Wednesday, December 17th, 2008 Go to last post
  19. Question Identify this plant...

    Started by Ewergrin, Saturday, November 19th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 2,048
    Monday, April 14th, 2008 Go to last post
  20. Five Steps to Save Bees

    Started by Hersir, Saturday, December 11th, 2010
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 2,221
    Monday, October 22nd, 2018 Go to last post
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 6,343
    Thursday, December 27th, 2018 Go to last post
  21. Cool A Man Builds a Sustainable Hobbit Home for Just 3000 Pounds

    Started by celticviking, Thursday, January 26th, 2012
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 3,714
    Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 Go to last post
  22. Housewives `Redundant`?

    Started by Oresai, Tuesday, October 14th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,458
    Thursday, September 13th, 2018 Go to last post
  23. Shipping Container Homes

    Started by Bittereinder, Friday, August 26th, 2016
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,468
    Monday, February 6th, 2017 Go to last post
  24. Survival Myths

    Started by Ulf, Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,076
    Sunday, November 2nd, 2008 Go to last post
  25. "Living the Simple Life" - Self-Subsistence Living

    Started by Vanir, Monday, July 11th, 2005
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 2,541
    Wednesday, September 21st, 2005 Go to last post
  26. Poll Poll! Which Kind of Soap Do You Use, Solid or Liquid?

    Started by Siebenbürgerin, Wednesday, July 1st, 2009
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 3,809
    Monday, January 1st, 2018 Go to last post
  27. Cool There`s a mouse in the house...

    Started by Hoarsewhisper, Friday, April 7th, 2006
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,152
    Sunday, April 9th, 2006 Go to last post
  28. Canning and Preserving

    Started by Loddfafner, Tuesday, February 10th, 2009
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,326
    Friday, May 21st, 2010 Go to last post
  29. Gardening or Permaculture, Anyone?

    Started by :hveðrungur:, Wednesday, August 8th, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,240
    Monday, September 27th, 2010 Go to last post
  30. Suggestions for Removing/Repairing Rounded Off Hex Bolts

    Started by Hesse, Sunday, April 17th, 2011
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,004
    Sunday, April 24th, 2011 Go to last post
  31. Started Wood Fence Project This Weekend

    Started by Ewergrin, Tuesday, August 17th, 2004
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 893
    Tuesday, August 31st, 2004 Go to last post
  32. Raising Live Insect from a Live Insect Kit?

    Started by Ewergrin, Sunday, November 28th, 2004
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,212
    Saturday, December 11th, 2004 Go to last post
  33. Hand-Build an Earth Sheltered House For $5,000

    Started by BeornWulfWer, Thursday, December 4th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 2,207
    Monday, December 8th, 2008 Go to last post
  34. Homemade Sauerkraut

    Started by SpearBrave, Monday, July 5th, 2010
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 3,846
    Thursday, July 28th, 2011 Go to last post
  35. You Are Being Warned! Freezing Temps Worldwide May Lead To Food Shortages

    Started by MCP3, Thursday, December 23rd, 2010
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 2,023
    Friday, March 18th, 2011 Go to last post
  36. Post Should I get with the times?

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, March 5th, 2004
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,135
    Sunday, March 7th, 2004 Go to last post
  37. When the Power Goes Off

    Started by LillyCaterina, 4 Days Ago
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 203
    2 Days Ago Go to last post
  38. Does Anyone Here Use Straight Razor?

    Started by Hardwig, Thursday, March 29th, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,263
    Friday, March 30th, 2007 Go to last post
  39. Smile How To Grow Strawberries

    Started by Schmetterling, Wednesday, March 19th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,045
    Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 Go to last post
  40. Do You Wear Recycled T-Shirts or Other Stuff?

    Started by Hanna, Wednesday, July 16th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,587
    Friday, August 22nd, 2008 Go to last post
  41. Pot Gardening

    Started by ladybright, Thursday, April 26th, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,028
    Saturday, April 28th, 2007 Go to last post
  42. Quiz: How Much of a Gardener Are You?

    Started by Blood_Axis, Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 999
    Tuesday, July 31st, 2007 Go to last post
  43. Help Me Garden

    Started by Mrs. Lyfing, Tuesday, March 11th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,332
    Wednesday, March 12th, 2008 Go to last post
  44. My New Shed Project (Pics)

    Started by Ewergrin, Tuesday, June 14th, 2005
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 784
    Wednesday, June 15th, 2005 Go to last post
  45. Tanning Hides and Furs

    Started by Horseman, Sunday, March 14th, 2010
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,879
    Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 Go to last post
  46. Thumbs Up 'Guerilla Gardening': Planting on Abandoned Lots

    Started by Freigeistige, Friday, May 1st, 2009
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,488
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  47. Islay farmer finds geep in his flock

    Started by Todesritter, Saturday, June 18th, 2005
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 906
    Sunday, July 17th, 2005 Go to last post
  48. Do Any of You Hunt Mushrooms?

    Started by TisaAnne, Sunday, January 22nd, 2006
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,677
    Monday, January 23rd, 2006 Go to last post
  49. Indoor Garden?

    Started by Blutwölfin, Wednesday, August 24th, 2005
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,044
    Friday, May 12th, 2017 Go to last post
  50. Creating a Herb Garden

    Started by Blutwölfin, Friday, January 6th, 2006
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,274
    Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 Go to last post
  51. Blaukraut ( Spiced Red Cabbage )

    Started by SpearBrave, Monday, August 8th, 2011
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,123
    Monday, August 8th, 2011 Go to last post
  52. Poll Poll! Textile Arts and Handicrafts

    Started by Siebenbürgerin, Saturday, November 11th, 2017
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 685
    Friday, January 5th, 2018 Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,193
    Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 Go to last post
  53. Monsanto's Glyphosate / Roundup

    Started by jagdmesser, Saturday, August 11th, 2018
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 545
    Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 Go to last post
  54. Arrow Foraging and Ethnobotany Links Page

    Started by Frans_Jozef, Wednesday, April 7th, 2004
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,278
    Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 Go to last post
  55. My New Hobbit House

    Started by Old Winter, Friday, February 15th, 2008
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,628
    Tuesday, May 19th, 2009 Go to last post
  56. Poll Poll! Are you a Wolf or Sheep?

    Started by SpearBrave, 4 Weeks Ago
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 275
    1 Week Ago Go to last post
  57. Thumbs Up The Why And How Of Organics

    Started by Gefjon, Friday, December 21st, 2007
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,382
    Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 Go to last post
  58. Cold Water for Laundry

    Started by Sól, Thursday, April 8th, 2010
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,747
    Monday, April 19th, 2010 Go to last post
  59. Home Canned Peaches

    Started by SpearBrave, Sunday, September 4th, 2011
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,855
    Monday, September 5th, 2011 Go to last post
  60. Young Farmers Find Huge Obstacles to Getting Started

    Started by Hersir, Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,648
    Thursday, November 1st, 2018 Go to last post
  61. Coyotes, 'the Ultimate' Dog

    Started by jacktheknife, Friday, August 14th, 2009
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,023
    Saturday, February 27th, 2010 Go to last post
  62. I Love Conifers

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, August 13th, 2004
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,438
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  63. Question Are Fencing Laws for Ponds enforced in Australia?

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, April 29th, 2005
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 838
    Thursday, May 5th, 2005 Go to last post
  64. Rainwater Harvesting

    Started by QuietWind, Monday, November 17th, 2008
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,025
    Saturday, December 27th, 2008 Go to last post
  65. The Lemon Harvest

    Started by Sigrid, Saturday, May 6th, 2006
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 747
    Sunday, May 7th, 2006 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,156
    Saturday, July 9th, 2011 Go to last post
  66. Pickled Beets

    Started by SpearBrave, Sunday, July 24th, 2011
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,246
    Monday, August 1st, 2011 Go to last post
  67. Cast Iron Cooking

    Started by SpearBrave, Friday, August 3rd, 2018
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 447
    Sunday, January 20th, 2019 Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 677
    Wednesday, October 13th, 2004 Go to last post
  68. Living a Self Sufficient Life

    Started by Ulf, Friday, September 5th, 2008
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,507
    Monday, April 6th, 2009 Go to last post
  69. How Do You Live Without Electricity?

    Started by Nachtengel, Sunday, April 12th, 2009
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,324
    Saturday, June 25th, 2011 Go to last post
  70. Fake Christmas Trees Not So Green

    Started by Nachtengel, Monday, December 15th, 2008
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 779
    Tuesday, December 16th, 2008 Go to last post
  71. Urban Farming Under Threat in Berlin

    Started by Nachtengel, Monday, October 19th, 2009
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,029
    Friday, October 23rd, 2009 Go to last post
  72. 277 Ways to Save Money

    Started by Hersir, Monday, December 13th, 2010
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,167
    Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 Go to last post
  73. Insecticides May Be to Blame for Honeybee Deaths

    Started by Ælfrun, Wednesday, January 18th, 2012
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 945
    Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 Go to last post
  74. More Dodgy Monsanto Dealings..

    Started by renownedwolf, Saturday, April 21st, 2012
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 818
    Monday, April 23rd, 2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 200
    Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 Go to last post
  75. Nordic Permaculture Festival in Iceland

    Started by Dagna, Thursday, September 7th, 2017
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 613
    Friday, September 22nd, 2017 Go to last post
  76. Can anyone identify this plant?

    Started by dishdawg, Wednesday, August 3rd, 2005
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 821
    Thursday, August 4th, 2005 Go to last post
  77. The Alcohol (Ethanol) Revolution

    Started by Hersir, Friday, January 21st, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,146
    Friday, October 12th, 2018 Go to last post
  78. Nuclear Radiation: The Big Lie

    Started by Alizon Device, Friday, July 14th, 2006
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 908
    Saturday, September 23rd, 2006 Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 646
    Saturday, December 10th, 2005 Go to last post
  79. Lightbulb How To Tie a Knot

    Started by Zyklop, Monday, January 16th, 2006
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,057
    Friday, September 5th, 2008 Go to last post
  80. An Interesting Hoothpaste...

    Started by spaceman, Friday, August 24th, 2007
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 667
    Saturday, August 25th, 2007 Go to last post
  81. A Landvaettir in my Garden?..

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Thursday, April 28th, 2005
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 928
    Friday, April 29th, 2005 Go to last post
  82. "Hands off our gardens!" Campaign gathers pace

    Started by Willow, Friday, March 16th, 2007
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 873
    Saturday, March 17th, 2007 Go to last post
  83. Thumbs Up DIY Cleaners

    Started by celticviking, Wednesday, April 27th, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,514
    Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 Go to last post
  84. Post Your Harvest.

    Started by Feverfew, Sunday, June 5th, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,130
    Sunday, June 12th, 2011 Go to last post
  85. Natural Swimming Pools

    Started by ampersand, Saturday, July 2nd, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,349
    Sunday, July 3rd, 2011 Go to last post
  86. The Farm Protects Against Asthma and Allergy

    Started by Hersir, Friday, October 28th, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,094
    Monday, October 31st, 2011 Go to last post
  87. The Smart Way to Play God with Earth's Limited Land

    Started by Hersir, Monday, January 23rd, 2012
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 956
    Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 Go to last post
  88. Arrow Breeding Tropical Fish

    Started by Frans_Jozef, Sunday, April 18th, 2004
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 776
    Thursday, May 20th, 2004 Go to last post
  89. Victorian decorating

    Started by Dagna, Tuesday, December 4th, 2007
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 764
    Wednesday, August 6th, 2008 Go to last post
  90. Thumbs Up Natural and Homemade Cleaners

    Started by Gefjon, Wednesday, August 20th, 2008
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 970
    Tuesday, August 26th, 2008 Go to last post
  91. Exclamation Bill Mollison, the 'Father of Permaculture' Dies

    Started by Ahnenerbe, Thursday, September 29th, 2016
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,637
    Friday, September 30th, 2016 Go to last post
  92. Lightbulb The Chemical Anthropology of Antimicrobial Plants

    Started by Frans_Jozef, Tuesday, December 20th, 2005
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,100
    Monday, February 20th, 2006 Go to last post
  93. The Residence of Your Dreams...?

    Started by Hoarsewhisper, Thursday, March 9th, 2006
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 539
    Friday, March 10th, 2006 Go to last post

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