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by KathyLauren
Thu Aug 06, 2009 12:27 am
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Rainwater collection
Replies: 7
Views: 2281

Rainwater collection

We are trying to get our garden set up for growing most of our own food. Problem is, we get almost no rain in the summer, and our well doesn't produce enough water for the garden. On the other hand, we get lots of rain in the winter, so rainwater collection and storage is a no-brainer. I've got 2500...
by KathyLauren
Thu Aug 06, 2009 12:05 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from British Columbia
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Hello from British Columbia

Hi, folks. I have been searching for a self-sufficiency-type forum without much success until now. This looks like a nice place. :) I live on a small island off the west coast of Canada. My wife and I have 6 acres, with a garden for veggies and a woodlot for firewood. I telecommute to work two days ...