Seems like 3D Printers are all the rage. Right now it seems like the possibilities are endless and this may very will be the Internet or the Computer innovation of the 21st Century. A China based company used four 10mX6.6m printers to a mixture of cement and construction waste in building these walls.
So not only are we talking an inexpensive home, but one made from concrete! Note he has built in supports and is able to lay the concrete in a way that no form is needed and seems to be stronger design.
Note that the average temperature for this area is around -3°C (27°F). This family need not worry as their greenhouse encapsulated house takes their internal climate from Sweden to the Mediteraneean. Incredible!
In January they see up to a 20°C spread from outside weather. The square area encapsulated by the greenhouse is nearly double that of the home, which allows for plenty of room for the family to enjoy their Mediterranean bubble.
The Greenhouse also allows the couple to produce foods usually impossible to grow in Sweden such as tomatoes and figs.
Would a government grant help you make the leap to buying a farm? That right! The USDA has announced it is giving out over $19MILLION in grants to young farmers accross the country! The Nation Institute of Food and Agriculture is managing the grant program. This program was put into place to help the younger generation break into the farming industry. Its for people with 10 years or less experience in the farming industry.
Project Blue Collar Ford has been going onward for quite some time. We have managed to build the ultimate working mans truck! We feel that no truck is complete without a Hi-Lift. This is an amazing tool that just works! We have used it for recovery, trail repairs, fence repairs, and many other chores! See how easy the new install of the Ford Raptor was here:
Today we cover the basics of Self Reliance and understanding the four pillars. I also talk about Sandy Hurricane, Riding my motorcycle to the arctic circle and how I could not have done it without a Berkey Sport