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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. 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: 6,826
    Saturday, May 13th, 2017 Go to last post
  2. 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: 6,777
    Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Important!  Permaculture (Food Forests), a Beginners Guide

    Started by Hersir, Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 4,584
    Monday, January 30th, 2012 Go to last post
  4. 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: 4,500
    Sunday, March 24th, 2019 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: 1,170
    Sunday, September 9th, 2007 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 794
    Thursday, February 17th, 2011 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 587
    Thursday, April 5th, 2018 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: 575
    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: 16,573
    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: 9,951
    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: 7,972
    Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 7,072
    Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011 Go to last post
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 6,348
    Thursday, December 27th, 2018 Go to last post
  4. Favourite Vegetables and Fruit

    Started by Siebenbürgerin, Thursday, June 19th, 2008
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 5,202
    Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 Go to last post
  5. Grin Our Chickens!

    Started by MutterundKind, Thursday, January 29th, 2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 5,044
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  6. 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: 4,172
    Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 Go to last post
  7. Thumbs Up Pictures of your Gardens!

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, April 15th, 2005
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 4,118
    Friday, September 2nd, 2011 Go to last post
  8. Homemade Sauerkraut

    Started by SpearBrave, Monday, July 5th, 2010
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 3,853
    Thursday, July 28th, 2011 Go to last post
  9. 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: 3,810
    Monday, January 1st, 2018 Go to last post
  10. Dangerous Animals in Your Backyard

    Started by Brynhild, Saturday, February 2nd, 2008
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 3,778
    Tuesday, October 14th, 2008 Go to last post
  11. Poll Poll! Rented Versus Owned Property

    Started by Siebenbürgerin, Monday, January 12th, 2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 3,725
    Saturday, July 7th, 2018 Go to last post
  12. 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
  13. Exclamation Bill Mollison, the 'Father of Permaculture' Dies

    Started by Ahnenerbe, Thursday, September 29th, 2016
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,641
    Friday, September 30th, 2016 Go to last post
  14. Housewives `Redundant`?

    Started by Oresai, Tuesday, October 14th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,459
    Thursday, September 13th, 2018 Go to last post
  15. What Would Be The Style of Your Utopian Home?

    Started by Xanthochroid, Sunday, November 27th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 3,386
    Friday, January 13th, 2012 Go to last post
  16. Gardening or Permaculture, Anyone?

    Started by :hveðrungur:, Wednesday, August 8th, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,249
    Monday, September 27th, 2010 Go to last post
  17. Snares and Traps

    Started by Ulf, Wednesday, October 29th, 2008
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,165
    Saturday, February 28th, 2009 Go to last post
  18. Suggestions for Removing/Repairing Rounded Off Hex Bolts

    Started by Hesse, Sunday, April 17th, 2011
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,007
    Sunday, April 24th, 2011 Go to last post
  19. Do You Hoard?/Can You Throw It Away?

    Started by Mrs. Lyfing, Saturday, March 8th, 2008
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 2,813
    Friday, May 12th, 2017 Go to last post
  20. 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: 2,578
    Sunday, October 23rd, 2005 Go to last post
  21. "Living the Simple Life" - Self-Subsistence Living

    Started by Vanir, Monday, July 11th, 2005
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 2,544
    Wednesday, September 21st, 2005 Go to last post
  22. Thumbs Up 'Guerilla Gardening': Planting on Abandoned Lots

    Started by Freigeistige, Friday, May 1st, 2009
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,491
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  23. Poll Poll! How Often Do You Change Underwear?

    Started by Hoarsewhisper, Tuesday, April 11th, 2006
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 2,488
    Thursday, April 13th, 2006 Go to last post
  24. Shipping Container Homes

    Started by Bittereinder, Friday, August 26th, 2016
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,478
    Monday, February 6th, 2017 Go to last post
  25. Smile Hawks in Backyard

    Started by DreamWalker, Thursday, April 21st, 2005
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 2,348
    Monday, October 24th, 2005 Go to last post
  26. Canning and Preserving

    Started by Loddfafner, Tuesday, February 10th, 2009
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,331
    Friday, May 21st, 2010 Go to last post
  27. How Do You Live Without Electricity?

    Started by Nachtengel, Sunday, April 12th, 2009
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,326
    Saturday, June 25th, 2011 Go to last post
  28. Creating a Herb Garden

    Started by Blutwölfin, Friday, January 6th, 2006
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,275
    Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 Go to last post
  29. 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
  30. Hand-Build an Earth Sheltered House For $5,000

    Started by BeornWulfWer, Thursday, December 4th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 2,208
    Monday, December 8th, 2008 Go to last post
  31. Rabbits Anyone?

    Started by IvyLeaguer, Friday, December 30th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 2,207
    Tuesday, January 3rd, 2006 Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,193
    Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 Go to last post
  32. Blaukraut ( Spiced Red Cabbage )

    Started by SpearBrave, Monday, August 8th, 2011
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,126
    Monday, August 8th, 2011 Go to last post
  33. Survival Myths

    Started by Ulf, Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,077
    Sunday, November 2nd, 2008 Go to last post
  34. Smile How To Grow Strawberries

    Started by Schmetterling, Wednesday, March 19th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,055
    Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 Go to last post
  35. Indoor Garden?

    Started by Blutwölfin, Wednesday, August 24th, 2005
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,053
    Friday, May 12th, 2017 Go to last post
  36. Question Identify this plant...

    Started by Ewergrin, Saturday, November 19th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 2,051
    Monday, April 14th, 2008 Go to last post
  37. 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: 2,026
    Friday, March 18th, 2011 Go to last post
  38. Coyotes, 'the Ultimate' Dog

    Started by jacktheknife, Friday, August 14th, 2009
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,023
    Saturday, February 27th, 2010 Go to last post
  39. Thumbs Up Forcing Bulbs for Indoor Beauty in Winter

    Started by Blood_Axis, Monday, October 8th, 2007
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,922
    Monday, October 8th, 2007 Go to last post
  40. Cohousing Co Housing Community Housing

    Started by Uwe Jens Lornsen, Thursday, November 15th, 2018
    cohousing, community housing, home owner association, housing project
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,885
    Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 Go to last post
  41. Tanning Hides and Furs

    Started by Horseman, Sunday, March 14th, 2010
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,880
    Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 Go to last post
  42. Home Canned Peaches

    Started by SpearBrave, Sunday, September 4th, 2011
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,858
    Monday, September 5th, 2011 Go to last post
  43. Astronomy by Eye

    Started by lei.talk, Saturday, November 5th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,854
    Sunday, February 12th, 2006 Go to last post
  44. Cold Water for Laundry

    Started by Sól, Thursday, April 8th, 2010
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,747
    Monday, April 19th, 2010 Go to last post
  45. Do Any of You Hunt Mushrooms?

    Started by TisaAnne, Sunday, January 22nd, 2006
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,678
    Monday, January 23rd, 2006 Go to last post
  46. Young Farmers Find Huge Obstacles to Getting Started

    Started by Hersir, Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,649
    Thursday, November 1st, 2018 Go to last post
  47. Question Growing Tropical Plants in a Northern Climate?

    Started by rainman, Wednesday, March 4th, 2009
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,633
    Wednesday, March 4th, 2009 Go to last post
  48. 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
  49. Poll Poll! Poll: Which Tree Should I Choose?

    Started by Ewergrin, Friday, October 7th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,627
    Wednesday, December 17th, 2008 Go to last post
  50. Do You Wear Recycled T-Shirts or Other Stuff?

    Started by Hanna, Wednesday, July 16th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,588
    Friday, August 22nd, 2008 Go to last post
  51. Thumbs Up DIY Cleaners

    Started by celticviking, Wednesday, April 27th, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,514
    Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 Go to last post
  52. 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
  53. 'Seeds of Knowledge': Old Fashioned Living

    Started by Dagna, Tuesday, December 4th, 2007
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,490
    Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 Go to last post
  54. 10 DIY Projects for Living a Greener Life

    Started by Hersir, Sunday, December 26th, 2010
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,446
    Sunday, December 26th, 2010 Go to last post
  55. I Love Conifers

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, August 13th, 2004
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,440
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  56. Lightbulb The Art of Lock Picking

    Started by Zyklop, Friday, July 8th, 2005
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,432
    Thursday, July 28th, 2005 Go to last post
  57. Thumbs Up The Why And How Of Organics

    Started by Gefjon, Friday, December 21st, 2007
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,383
    Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 Go to last post
  58. Natural Swimming Pools

    Started by ampersand, Saturday, July 2nd, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,350
    Sunday, July 3rd, 2011 Go to last post
  59. Help Me Garden

    Started by Mrs. Lyfing, Tuesday, March 11th, 2008
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,335
    Wednesday, March 12th, 2008 Go to last post
  60. Home Grown Home Canned Sweet Corn

    Started by SpearBrave, Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,300
    Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 Go to last post
  61. 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
  62. Does Anyone Here Use Straight Razor?

    Started by Hardwig, Thursday, March 29th, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,274
    Friday, March 30th, 2007 Go to last post
  63. Gardening with Heirloom Plants

    Started by Vindefense, Saturday, March 28th, 2009
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,256
    Friday, March 12th, 2010 Go to last post
  64. Pickled Beets

    Started by SpearBrave, Sunday, July 24th, 2011
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,247
    Monday, August 1st, 2011 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,240
    Friday, February 10th, 2012 Go to last post
  65. Raising Live Insect from a Live Insect Kit?

    Started by Ewergrin, Sunday, November 28th, 2004
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,214
    Saturday, December 11th, 2004 Go to last post
  66. Homemade 'Charcoal'

    Started by jacktheknife, Friday, August 14th, 2009
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,179
    Sunday, September 27th, 2009 Go to last post
  67. 277 Ways to Save Money

    Started by Hersir, Monday, December 13th, 2010
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,170
    Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 Go to last post
  68. Thumbs Up The Minimalist Garden [Permaculture Magazine]

    Started by Frans_Jozef, Sunday, September 9th, 2007
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,169
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,159
    Saturday, July 9th, 2011 Go to last post
  69. Cool There`s a mouse in the house...

    Started by Hoarsewhisper, Friday, April 7th, 2006
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,154
    Sunday, April 9th, 2006 Go to last post
  70. The Alcohol (Ethanol) Revolution

    Started by Hersir, Friday, January 21st, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,147
    Friday, October 12th, 2018 Go to last post
  71. Smile Why Autumn Gardening is so Rewarding...

    Started by Blood_Axis, Monday, October 8th, 2007
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,143
    Monday, October 8th, 2007 Go to last post
  72. Post Should I get with the times?

    Started by Mistress Klaus, Friday, March 5th, 2004
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,137
    Sunday, March 7th, 2004 Go to last post
  73. Bunch of My Own Recipes

    Started by davidk, Monday, June 27th, 2011
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,134
    Monday, June 27th, 2011 Go to last post
  74. Post Your Harvest.

    Started by Feverfew, Sunday, June 5th, 2011
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,130
    Sunday, June 12th, 2011 Go to last post
  75. Lightbulb Folding Houses, Folding Ships and Norse Mythology

    Started by GreenHeart, Monday, February 27th, 2017
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,107
    Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 Go to last post
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. Control Garden Pests...

    Started by Ælfrun, Friday, July 15th, 2011
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,059
    Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 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
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,052
    Friday, November 11th, 2011 Go to last post
  80. Cool £250,000 House Almost Untouched in 100 Years

    Started by celticviking, Sunday, June 19th, 2011
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,049
    Sunday, June 19th, 2011 Go to last post
  81. The Well-Dressed Table: Centerpieces

    Started by Deary, Monday, February 23rd, 2009
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,045
    Monday, February 23rd, 2009 Go to last post
  82. 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
  83. 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
  84. Rainwater Harvesting

    Started by QuietWind, Monday, November 17th, 2008
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,026
    Saturday, December 27th, 2008 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,023
    Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 Go to last post
  85. GM Giant Quits Britain Amid Backlash

    Started by renownedwolf, Friday, February 3rd, 2012
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,021
    Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 Go to last post
  86. Mother Earth Living/Mother Earth News

    Started by Aeternitas, Friday, August 3rd, 2007
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,014
    Friday, August 17th, 2007 Go to last post
  87. Quiz: How Much of a Gardener Are You?

    Started by Blood_Axis, Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,001
    Tuesday, July 31st, 2007 Go to last post
  88. "Only Intensive Farming" Will Feed Britain

    Started by Sigurd, Thursday, April 19th, 2007
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 974
    Friday, January 6th, 2012 Go to last post
  89. 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
  90. The Smart Way to Play God with Earth's Limited Land

    Started by Hersir, Monday, January 23rd, 2012
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 959
    Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 Go to last post
  91. 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
  92. 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
  93. Creating a Fertile Soil for Your Garden

    Started by Hersir, Tuesday, June 28th, 2011
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 922
    Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 Go to last post

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