Archive for September, 2012

Homesteading Month at the Kerr-Cole Sustainable Living Center: Solar Power … – Mother Earth News

Friday, September 28th, 2012

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Homesteading Month at the Kerr-Cole Sustainable Living Center: Solar Power
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Here at the Kerr-Cole Sustainable Living Center in Taylor, Ariz., we celebrated International Homesteading Month by showing off our many ways of working with the sun. On the first day of autumn, Saturday, Sept. 22, we offered tours of our facility

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Putting down your iPhone and picking up a shovel’

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

PAUL SMITHS – The growing homesteading movement in the North Country and across the U.S. will be showcased Saturday when the Paul Smith’s College VIC hosts a day-long series of lectures and hands-on workshops geared for those looking to be more self-sufficient.

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Pioneering historic preservation — Meeting displays conventional wisdom of … – The Redoubtreporter

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

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Pioneering historic preservation — Meeting displays conventional wisdom of
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“I had the absolute best job in the whole wild world in my adult life, and that was running a center that was just full of homesteaders and people who came here before everyone else. I got to dip into their memories and see what it was all about making

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Homesteading skills taught at fair in Lyle

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Lyle is the place to be this Saturday for the first Northwest Homesteading Fair. The fair will be held at the Lyle Activity Center and park on the north side of SR14 from morning to night. The Fair is a family event with workshops and vendors …

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“Juniper Mtn. Homesteaders” printed for new generation – Owyhee Avalanche

Friday, September 21st, 2012
“Juniper Mtn. Homesteaders” printed for new generation
Owyhee Avalanche
“The Last of the Juniper Mountain Homesteaders,” a palm-sized biography of longtime ranchers Helen and Ernest Fenwick, is back for a second printing. Lowry, who has ranched with her husband Bill in the South Mountain area since the 1960s, decided to

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Bryn Gweled to host open house Sunday – phillyBurbs.com

Friday, September 21st, 2012
Bryn Gweled to host open house Sunday
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Residents have been homesteading in the community since 1940. At the event, members will be sharing knowledge they've gained over the years. See how some neighbors tend a prize-winning sheep flock, keep bees, design and build their own tractors and

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Get back on track with homesteading – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Thursday, September 20th, 2012
Get back on track with homesteading
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
~~<p>The notion of self-help housing, in which the home is built with the help of the people who will live in it, meshes well with the mission of the state Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. The agency seeks to return Native Hawaiians to the land set

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Harbeson Jr. tells tales of life in Alaska in ‘Homesteaders in the Headlights’ – NorthJersey.com

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

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Harbeson Jr. tells tales of life in Alaska in 'Homesteaders in the Headlights'
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Harbeson will feature his book, "Homesteaders in the Headlights, an account of the family's homesteading years near Knik, AK, with his father's memories of the Depression Era on the Harbeson farm in Montville woven into the narrative. After traversing

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Homesteading Education Month Success: Sustainability Fair – Mother Earth News

Monday, September 17th, 2012

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Homesteading Education Month Success: Sustainability Fair
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The South Dakota Sustainability Fair Coordinator, Anisah S. David, sent us a review of the great Homesteading Education Month event she helped put together. The South Dakota Sustainability Fair (the first in the state's history, as far as we can tell

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Choir auditions open – Log Cabin Democrat

Monday, September 17th, 2012
Choir auditions open
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