Category Archives: Recycling

Guerrilla Gardening

I had come across this term well doing more research on natural farming and thought it was a cool concept. It also got me to thinking about using this approach on areas of my property that I will not have … Continue reading

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Bottle Cap Lures

I saw these bottle cap lures recently and thought it would be easy to make some of my own design. It fits in perfect with my recycling propensities and it also helps that I like beer and probably can scare … Continue reading

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Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture

I have been going through this book as part of my Permaculture Design course and think it is just awesome. It is a very easy read and everything is written in plan English and is very easy to understand. I … Continue reading

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Tips on Starting a Farmers Market

I found this article on Earthshare and it made me think of another way that we could use our properties to create extra income and serve the local community. If anyone has had success in starting one I am sure … Continue reading

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Pizza Box BB Trap

Here is another recycling idea that I had well using the crockpot pellet trap. I cut a bunch of cardboard to fit inside the pizza box and taped a target to the lid and was shooting in no time. I … Continue reading

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Crockpot Pellet Trap

I was using my recycled pellet trap the other day and figured it would be something interesting to pass along. We had a crockpot the gave up the ghost and instead of throwing it out I decided to recycle it. … Continue reading

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Deep Freeze storage box

The other day we had problems with our small deep freeze. The power had gone out for most of the day and the freezer decided that it didn’t want to come back to life. It was time for a new … Continue reading

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