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GardeningHomesteadingPreparednessself sufficient

There currently is a growing movement with gardeners and farmers alike to reduce or eliminate the use of chemicals for controlling weeds. One of the main reasons people are avoiding weed killers is that more and more there is increasing evidence of the damage herbicides can do to the soil.

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Homesteading

Lars and I sit down at a table and order coffee, eggs and fries. As I listen to this beard-braided, tattooed, and highly intelligent man talk about yurt life, I feel comfortable instantly. “The number one thing I like about living in a yurt,” he begins, “is all the pleasures

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DIYfood storageHomesteadingself sufficientSurvival

Roasting Coffee at Home: a Beginner’s Guide By: Matthew Miller Why Roast Your Own Coffee? Roasting coffee is one of the easiest steps towards more self-reliant living. Unlike other self-sufficiency projects, it’s a low-cost, low-hassle project that will save money while also improving the quality of every morning brew. With

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