Archive for November, 2014

“Erica McCall had 13 points and nine rebounds as No. “

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

Prairie farmers began expanding almost as soon as they took up residence under the homesteading law of 1872, a trend that continues. The 2011 census of agriculture saw average farm sizes grow weiterlesen

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Video Exclusive! Findlay’s Homesteading Education Gets Dangerous Tonight on … – TVRuckus

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

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Video Exclusive! Findlay's Homesteading Education Gets Dangerous Tonight on
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The next generation of Kilchers began with the birth of little Findlay—and, even tho' he is way too young to do any work at this point, it is never too soon to get a new Kilcher started on the life of homesteading! Instead of wrapping him up in a

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The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide + Giveaway

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

As an author in the survival, prepping and/or homesteading niche, what are you personally preparing for? I prepare for the most likely disasters – something that I stress throughout the book. For me, that means preparing for natural disasters that can …

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Video Exclusive! Findlay’s Homesteading Education Gets Dangerous Tonight on ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER!

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

There is lots to do on a homestead and lots to learn. Young Findlay has a long way to go, and tonight on Discovery Channel’s hit series, ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER, even Atz Lee and Eivin demonstrate that one is never too old to learn the secrets of the …

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Independent tree farmer and writer Peter Pfeiffer

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

She doesn’t need old duffers like me anymore. It’s OK. I got plenty of other things to keep me busy.” THE STEADINESS OF HOMESTEADING: The book is a real ramble through time. Pfeiffer’s rebellious youth led him to Berkeley, riding his old BMW …

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Read it and Reap: Gift ideas for book lovers

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

Red Rock Readers member Jane Stoughton recommends Eowyn Ivy’s “The Snow Girl.” It’s part-fairy tale magic and part-real living, a story of homesteading in Alaska during the early 20th century, but also, she says, “the wonder of life and the world in which …

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Oh Andrew, what a chump! Now DON’T hide in a log cabin says JONATHAN … – Daily Mail

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

Daily Mail
Oh Andrew, what a chump! Now DON'T hide in a log cabin says JONATHAN
Daily Mail
I ran away the day my libel case had to be withdrawn and spent weeks hiding in a log cabin in the coastal wilderness of Sonoma County California. In those lonely surroundings I had my darkest periods of feeling depressed and suicidal. Because you are …

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Sun sets on King political legacy

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

When he leaves the AG’s post at the end of December, King will swap the stunning view of the mountains from his third-floor office in Santa Fe for the sweep of ranchland in southern Santa Fe County, where his homesteading grandparents settled nearly a …

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Tales of Butler County part 3: What became of Friend Cabin? – Butler County Times Gazette

Friday, November 28th, 2014
Tales of Butler County part 3: What became of Friend Cabin?
Butler County Times Gazette
The 120-year-old Friend Cabin, located a mile and a half east of El Dorado on the banks of the Walnut River, had been donated to the Butler County Historical Society. Plans were made to move the historic log cabin. The old cabin was “discovered” in

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Bigger is definitely better — if it’s yield and not acreage

Friday, November 28th, 2014

Prairie farmers began expanding almost as soon as they took up residence under the homesteading law of 1872, a trend that continues. The 2011 census of agriculture saw average farm sizes grow between 13 and 15 per cent in the three Prairie provinces during …

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