Can do, say locovores

September 29th, 2015

And it doesn’t take need. It takes a creed. And that’s the impetus behind today’s urban homesteading. When it comes to food, it’s about eating locally, healthily and sustainably throughout the year and, at this time of year, canning. You can bet …

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Preview: Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival – North Country Public Radio

September 29th, 2015

North Country Public Radio
Preview: Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival
North Country Public Radio
Sep 29, 2015 — The Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival on Saturday at the Paul Smith's College VIC will celebrate the talents of a bygone era with a distinctly Adirondack flair. The growing homesteading movement takes center stage with a …

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NASA lays the groundwork for homesteading in space – Cihan News Agency

September 29th, 2015

Cihan News Agency
NASA lays the groundwork for homesteading in space
Cihan News Agency
An artist's rendition of what building a structure using on-site regolith and additive manufacturing might look like. This is a technology under development for use in deep space exploration. Credits: NASA When moving from one city to another, people

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Your Family Is Not Your Brand

September 29th, 2015

homesteading, edginess, bookishness, or whatever is what our family is all about. After a certain point, we may find that we’re not just doing what we enjoy doing, or what we’re especially good at: after a certain point, we may find ourselves actually …

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Quick Read: Raven Hill presents Todd family homestead exhibition.

September 29th, 2015

27, and will be open until Oct. 26. The exhibition centers on the Todd family, an 1860s pioneer family, homesteading in Wilson Township on the same property that Raven Hill Discovery Center occupies today. This month-long exhibit will display over 250 …

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‘Alaska: The Last Frontier’ kicks off a dramatic new season

September 29th, 2015

Last year Eivin and Eve Kilcher welcomed their first child, adorable son Findlay. They try to include him in a lot of what they do so he will learn the homesteading ways. Fans have been wondering if there will be a sibling for Findlay in the future.

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Habitat ReStore announces 2015 ReUse Contest winners

September 29th, 2015

The panel of five judges selected winners in four categories: Furniture, Homesteading, Live/Work Space, and Best in Show. Online public voting determined the winner of the People’s Choice Award. The winners are: Furniture – Paige Liford Davis …

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Preview: Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival

September 29th, 2015

The Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival on Saturday at the Paul Smith’s College… Sep 29, 2015 — The Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival on Saturday at the Paul Smith’s College VIC will celebrate the talents of a bygone era …

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NASA lays the groundwork for homesteading in space

September 29th, 2015

An artist’s rendition of what building a structure using on-site regolith and additive manufacturing might look like. This is a technology under development for use in deep space exploration.
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Taste Confidential: Chicken & Pig opens on Pirie St

September 28th, 2015

“We also want to stock a small range of kitchen wares and homesteading-style tools.” There will be a commercial kitchen “for producing liquid stock and rendered animal fats as well as a line of gourmet ready-made meals”. A specialty dry-ageing …

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