Trying to find a more polished rocket stove (rocket stoves forum at permies)
I've found what I really want, unfortunately the company is Brazilian and doesn't do international shipping. Anybody know of an American company that makes something like this??
Our Rocket Stove
Editor's note: we have a new design for a portable rocket stove here. Low-tech is the new high-tech, and the best example of the low-tech revolution is the miraculous rocket stove--a stove that makes it possible to cook with small twigs--no logs needed! Best of all rocket stoves are easy to build...
Plan for Our Passive Solar Greenhouse
We've begun work on our homestead plans, as well as the design for our passive solar house. A south facing passive solar greenhouse incorporated along the front of our home is integral to our passive heating and venting strategy. In addition, a our greenhouse plans will provide us with indoor growing space for a year round garden.
How To Dehydrate Onions – Plus the Secret to Getting the Onion Smell Out!
Dehydrating onions is simple and one of the most practical things to dehydrate, especially if you grow your own onions or get them on sale at a great price. Of course, it makes sense to have them in your food storage too. Canning or freezing onions changes the texture and taste, but dehydrating them then re-hydrating them when you're ready to cook is like having fresh onions. I can't tell that they have been dehydrated when I cook with re-hydrated onions. On top of that, they're super…