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  1. abigalerose

    New House, New Energy

    Wow, so I haven't been on here in a long a time, and a LOT has changed (like everything), so here we go. I'm buying 5 acres with a 600 square foot (+ a loft) metal building on it. There's a well, septic, and power already. The building is not wired except the bathroom and there's no insulation...
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    Katahdin sheep

    I'm wanting to raise katahdin sheep in the future, so is there anyone out there who can tell me anything and everything you know about them?
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    What to use for heat??

    What's the cheapest, yet still safe, way to heat? Ill just need to heat a 12 x 20 house. Also, as a bonus, are there any cheap alternatives to cooling and how expensive are 12 volt refrigerators?
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    Solar panel help

    how would I go about finding out how much solar panels cost?
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    does anyone know of a trustworthy and not over the top expensive place where I can buy a yurt? I'm in MO if that helps, not sure how much shipping is on them bad boys.
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    New to goats

    I'm probably getting a goat Sunday, a Nigerian dwarf goat, I'll be building a secure pen this weekend with adequate shelter, a bucket for grain, a feeder for hay, and maybe something to play on. I'll be looking for a goat friend to be with her as well. I'm buying her to milk. I have a few...
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    eliminating bills - homesteading

    Hey everyone, I'm new to this forum (and to being self sufficient), and I'm looking for some ideas/feedback. A little background, I'm moving to a 7 acre farm on the 30th, I raise Golden Retrievers, I have horses, I've had 1 big and successful garden, I have a flock of chickens, and I have a...