How Big A Backyard Do You Need To Live Off The Land?

How Big A Backyard Do You Need To Live Off The Land?

June 16, 2013

More and more people are turning away from grocery stores and utility companies in favor of their own back yard. The idea of becoming self-sufficient is an alluring one, but exactly how much land would you need? Assuming a family of four, here are the land requirements to sustain yourself for one year. Source

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Modern Land Grab

March 5, 2013

Foreign buyers are snatching up U.S. real estate and they bought nearly 8% of homes sold in the 12 months ending in March 2011. That may not sound like much, but is in fact worth $82 billion of the U.S. real estate market. Why do foreigners buy U.S. properties? How much do they spend? How […]

The land of promise: Science of migration

The land of promise: Science of migration

October 5, 2012

It started much before the winds of globalization gathered momentum. Human migration is as old a phenomenon as the species itself. The migratory pattern can be witnessed and timed to a clock even in some of the larger species of Africa and Arctic. The ‘science of human hope’ and expectations of a better life are […]

Land Reality Check

Land Reality Check

June 4, 2012

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