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Aussies shocked by energy price rises (Living Off the Grid: Free Yourself)

Submitted by John Graffio on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 21:10

Cheap land , pricey energy

Rising electricity prices in Queensland are forcing a soon-to-be retired single woman to become 100% energy self-sufficient, storing renewable energy onsite.

Homeowner Liza Jackson is going off the grid on Bribie island in Queensland. And

Straw Bale Gardening: It’s Not A Fad (Off The Grid News)

Submitted by John Graffio on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 10:00

Some gardening fads come and go, but straw bale gardening is one trend that may be here to stay.

Who wouldn’t want a gardening method that provides portability, easier access and better drainage?

On this week’s edition of Off The

How To Grow A Garden When You Don’t Own Land (Off The Grid News)

Submitted by John Graffio on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 08:16
How To Grow A Garden When You Don’t Own Land

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There is hope for apartment dwellers and renters who want to guarantee their food security. If you think you must own land to begin, think again. There’s no reason why you can’t start right away.

Growing Food

13 Rubbing Alcohol Survival Uses You Need To Know (Survival Life)

Submitted by John Graffio on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 01:00

Rubbing alcohol is one of those multi-use items that we all have in our homes. It’s inexpensive and is useful for so many things. You will be amazed just how many survival uses it has! Let’s take a quick look

Able minded/bodied wymn (Living Off the Grid: Free Yourself)

Submitted by John Graffio on Wed, 08/09/2017 - 17:45

Wymn come forth. Have acreage owned outright 100% . Private and secluded but not isolated. Ready for the work of wild rustic but beautiful buildings. . ponds gardens and orchards as well as rocket stove hot tubs/ saunas and food