How To Build a Wood-Gasifier - Whether you want to be off the grid or simply prepared in the event of a sustained power outage, you are going to need an alternate source of energy at some point. A generator would seem like the practical solution to the en
How do I create a complete Rainwater Collection System? The image below shows a complete rainwater collection system. While some of the components shown are absolutely necessary, not all of the components listed are required.
Learn how a septic system works. Common on site waste management method in rural areas and homes with land acre) We have had City water and Septic for 18 yrs w/o issue ( and the system is 33 yrs old) Works well.
use a fine mesh coffee filter as a strainer over my milking bucket milk directly into the strainer. This way, no wayward hairs or dirt make it into my fresh milk. After bringing the milk in the house, strain it again to be sure.
water - supply - Homestead Water Sources and Options - Modern dug wells are lined with large, tubular concrete tiles to keep surface water and soil from contaminating the well water. Illustration by Elayne Sears. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.