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  1. General Homesteading & Building
    Not sure why I haven't brought this up before. If you've read their books, then you know…. Helen and Scott Nearing are as good a read for preppers as there is. I've included a couple of sites for your convenience. Good Life Center :: Home Helen and Scott Nearing - Wikipedia, the free...
  2. General Homesteading & Building
    I am a Florida native, and except for a short period as a child and again while I was in school I have lived here my whole life. However, I want to leave Florida's heat and humidity for health reasons, and I am looking at a piece of property in Georgia outside of Augusta. I want to set up an...
  3. General Homesteading & Building
    Last year, after some research, my wife & I ended up buying a property just outside of Springfield, MO as a "get-away"/relocation spot. It's a 2000 sq ft house on 20 acres of mostly wooded land. About 4 acres cleared with a hobby farm already setup. Barn. Stream on the land. House has wood...
  4. General Homesteading & Building
    Hello all.....I know its been awhile since i have been an active member on the Forum......the last 8 months have been busy busy busy......... So, we did it. The move to GA has started to pay off.......the Job is going well and we find our first home! We have been so incredibly...
  5. General Homesteading & Building
    If yawl have read anything I wrote you will have made notice of the person I refer to as " The Lady of the Manor" well she's the glue that holds together many lives with sheer beauty of her spirit and soul... She called me yesterday and told me about this and it just killed me that there are...
  6. General Homesteading & Building
    My Husband and I have been talking/planning on moving to West Virginia for retirement. We have a long way to go before we retire. But the thought is buy the land now, use it for vacation and either slowly build a house or possibly buy a trailer to put there. (Husbands Uncle had a trailer then...
  7. General Homesteading & Building
    So, After doing all I can to research and get my brain wrapped around the different things we will need at our new place, study whattypes of animals will be best for the type of area we own, get fencing options, look into different power options, research the uses of wood stoves (remember...
  8. General Preparedness Discussion
    Hi Mine is to find a remote small holding (homestead US term i think) here in the UK and become self sufficient as much as one can. Hopefully be able to provide enough electric, own water supply, abit of livestock and crops. The uk survivalist
  9. General Homesteading & Building
    Pardon me for being an apartment dwelling city slicker, but I've got some basic homestead questions: 1) What's a homestead? Is it like squatting? 2) How do you get a homestead? 3) How much does it cost? What is cheapest way to homestead? 4) Can it be done for free? 5) Can you homestead on...
  10. General Preparedness Discussion
    I'm living in LA and looking for a safe haven in a reachable locality. I've determined that northern Nevada (6 hours from here) is a pretty decent place but I'm interested to find others forming a survival community there. where on this site should I post with such a purpose? thanks - e
  11. General Homesteading & Building
    I was wondering about the people who choose to homestead on the beach. I am curious to know what their lifestyle is like and what their homestead site is like. Is it on the sand next to the beach or do you just live in a beach town? Do you fish in the ocean for food? I would love to have shrimp...
  12. General Homesteading & Building
    I am just now getting into the idea of homesteading. I am needing a good starting point, so as not to get overwhelmed too quickly. Where and how did you guys begin your process?
  13. General Homesteading & Building
    I would love to know more about your homestead. What do you do about electricity and Internet access?
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