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by Clarence
Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: General Canadian Discussions
Topic: No shortages?
Replies: 57
Views: 906
Canada

Re: No shortages?

We cut down 15 trees, cut into sections and some clean up and we went close to 2 hours and we almost used one battery, he had a back up charged battery but we never needed it.. I can ask him as he is using it to put up his winter woods supply but from what I could see, yes I think it would He was s...
by Clarence
Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Food Storage
Topic: Above ground “root cellar “
Replies: 1
Views: 14
Canada

Above ground “root cellar “

Help! Anyone have a plan... for building an above ground “root cellar”? I could build a conventional one but I have a cedar log building (my old sugar shack) and was thinking of building an above ground unit in there. An Independent 8X8 .. stick fram structure of seven feet high.Placed inside the lo...
by Clarence
Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Nova Scotia
Topic: Notes from 2 years in Nova Scotia
Replies: 30
Views: 5716
Canada

Re: Notes from 2 years in Nova Scotia

Edibleforestguy or anyone. Take a look at a wood fired boiler to heat your homes, Barns, sheds.... one unit placed outside can feed A number of requirements. I had a unit from “central boiler” and it was wonderful. We had in floor heating but If have a forced air system, you just put a radiator unit...
by Clarence
Wed Jun 03, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Nova Scotia
Topic: Notes from 2 years in Nova Scotia
Replies: 30
Views: 5716
Canada

Re: Notes from 2 years in Nova Scotia

Hi Clarence, having NS plates would be perfect. How would I go about getting those? Forest guy, so sorry for missing your question. Based on what I know, you obviously need some proof of a residency. A friends house..... You purchase Your vehicle and register it and drive it home to quebec.... it’s...
by Clarence
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Pandemic Spending
Replies: 12
Views: 217
Canada

Re: Pandemic Spending

This is a great time to invest. With prices low investments into whatever your RSP is for means when the economy bounces back, you've more in the kitty to grow. Real Estate is down in many areas but from what I'm hearing (anecdotally of course, and only in my region of Ontario) is it will be short ...
by Clarence
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: General Canadian Discussions
Topic: What Did You Prep This Week
Replies: 1281
Views: 104885
Canada

Re: What Did You Prep This Week

about three gallons of split peas. chick peas, more veggie seeds all mylared with oxygen absorbers, AA batteries, salt, cornbread,another green laser flashlight ( i succumbed Peppercorn), Snugpac poncho, 15 large bags of water softner salt ( was hard to get for a few weeks, so now we are good for we...
by Clarence
Mon Jun 01, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: General Canadian Discussions
Topic: No shortages?
Replies: 57
Views: 906
Canada

Re: No shortages?

FYI on meds in Ontario, I read this morning that province will lift the one month limit for prescriptions on July 1 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
by Clarence
Sun May 31, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Gardening and agriculture
Topic: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020
Replies: 57
Views: 965
Canada

Re: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020

Planting asparagus and onions for next year and years to come. Lots of 28 year plus chemical free soil to grow in so why the heck not. Going to take some of the round bails of hay that my neighbor takes off my land for free and mix into my existing/ new garden this fall and ramp things up big time f...
by Clarence
Sun May 31, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General Canadian Discussions
Topic: No shortages?
Replies: 57
Views: 906
Canada

Re: No shortages?

While this refers to the US, I can see it occurring here as well. https://www.newstribune.com/news/business/story/2020/may/31/us-food-prices-see-historic-jump-and-are-likely-to-stay-high/829251/ Should be an absolute hoot by this fall! I wonder if we will see any riots or “peaceful” protests up here...
by Clarence
Sat May 30, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Pandemic Spending
Replies: 12
Views: 217
Canada

Re: Pandemic Spending

I think that for those with a good income they are saving a bit more but at the same time I can’t see these people not stocking up a bit. Let’s say your Family income is 150-300k, you will be saving on restaurents, clothing, entertainment etc and have ( besides us on their boarD :-) ) have some mone...

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