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  • 16:34 Popular Whole Earth Catalog revisited

    Whole Earth Catalog revisited

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    Steve Jobs called The Whole Earth Catalog "one of the bibles of my generation". He went on to explain in his Stanford commencement speech in 2005, "It was sort of like Google in paperback form, 35 years before Google came along: it was idealistic, and ove

  • 25:55 Popular Lloyd Kahn on his NorCal self-reliant half-acre homestead

    Lloyd Kahn on his NorCal self-reliant half-acre homestead

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    At 80 years old, Lloyd Kahn is an icon of alternative housing. In the seventies he was a poster child of the geodesic dome (he published Domebook One and Two and he and his dome home were featured in Life magazine). He got his start in publishing when Ste

  • 20:32 Popular Self-reliance in LA: backyard farming and radical home economics

    Self-reliance in LA: backyard farming and radical home economics

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    Erik Knutzen and Kelly Coyne have been farming their yard in Los Angeles for over a decade. In addition to a mini orchard and extensive veggie garden, they have all the instruments of an urban homestead: chickens, bees, rainwater capture, DIY greywater, s

  • 06:07 Popular Square Foot Gardening (SFG): Growing More in Less Space

    Square Foot Gardening (SFG): Growing More in Less Space

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    If you don't have a lot of time available to weed, water and maintain your vegetable garden, then efficient gardening techniques such as Square Foot Gardening could be the answer. With simple and well-defined instructions, Square Foot Gardening is a great

  • 07:17 13 Years Living Off the Land

    13 Years Living Off the Land

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    Peter from TreeEater Farm & Nursery (http://treeeaternursery.com/) in BC shares the challenges and lessons learned from his experience earning a living off the land for 13 years with his partner Magdalene.Peter moved to a piece of land in British Columbia

  • 08:49 Living Off-Grid in an Earthship Style House

    Living Off-Grid in an Earthship Style House

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    Hélène Dubé and her partner Alain Neveu from Es-Cargo (http://www.es-cargo.qc.ca/) have lived off-grid in Quebec, Canada for 11 years in a self-built earthship style home made of recycled tires filled with earth and large south-facing

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