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Bigred posted a topic in Sustainable Technologies & Ethical LivingJust starting a thread on living on a small budget and idea's on how to make ends meet in this global hell hole . So my first post is heating i love kero heaters i have mine cranking but my main problem is getting the bulk kero . So if any one in brisbane knows of a good source would be great i also use a 9kg cylinder that i can refil at the pump rate so it holds 18 litres (lpg is 500g per/l) i use it for cooking and run a gas lantern to heat the place .My question is the amount of Co carbon monoxide it produce it burns 48g a hr but i live in a big qld'er .But back to kero heating browns plans does a new one for 300 and a barrel 20lt of kero for 60 .I use a old one that has a hotplate i put on it so i can heat water to add humidity to leat the heat catch so to speak .Also i make my own bread its a cob loaf im irish so i add potatoes NO ITS NOT FUNNY ITS FUCKEN AWESOME .So let the good ideas flow i use my pressure cooker for mycology but i do make some chutney and jame when i can .I use a food dehydator to make MRE (seppo term for dehydrated foods) .
Scarecrow posted a topic in News & Noticeshttp://www.adambandt.com/budgetrallies The budget is blatant attack on the environment, the poor, the elderly, the disabled, the sick, and the young from the priveliged, rich bastards in parliament. If you haven't been keeping up on this stuff, here's a quick summary: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-05-13/budget-winners-and-losers/5433178 Greens senator Di Natale has voiced the major concerns very well. See here: Please attend a rally near you this weekend! Thousands of people have already said they will attend. This is a chance for our voices to be heard.