Page Nall's SELF Farm (Sustainable Educational Living Farm)

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Build Project Description

Thank you for your interest. SELF is back on the planning table, due to lack of materials to go forward this year. You know when you are sooo eager to break ground, and the crew doesn't show up, well it's time to continue planning for when it all can come together. We had the funding lined up and the heavy equipment, but the universe had other plans. So, two single Moms are holding the dream together for working next spring. Hope to plant and build. We will share our experience with you and look forward to your interests. Thank you. Any build job takes more than you expect. We are surely on course.

Structure of My Build Project

Individual Builder (ie: Personal Home or Structure)

Building Styles Integrated

Rammed Earth
Recycled Materials
Local Materials
Aquaponics/ghreenhouse shelters
We will be building sand bag continuous coil buildings, with ferro finish.

Sustainable Systems Integrated

Solar Power
Rain Water Collection
Wind Power
Sustainable Appliances
Composting Toilets
Solar Toilets
Grey-water re-use system
Food system integration
Natural Furniture building
Aquaponics

What to Expect about Food

We will provide the food
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Current Building Status

Planning and Preparation

Type of Build Project

New Structure

Projected Start and End Dates

15 May 2015

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The Number of POOSHers Desired

12 POOSHers

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Page Nall's picture

<br>SELF is a idea that became a project.&nbsp; Partly "how to save the World" and partly "DIY" approaches to the Farm, sustainability will have it's hay day in this 20 acre sand box. We will work with the elements at hand: Sand =Cob, earth ship, growing Hemp in Colorado's start-up year and experimenting with alternative ideas of turning the dessert into a home.

Jaron Singh's picture

Hey there! i would love to speak to you about possibly comming out this summer (2015) it would be great if you could message me back!  hope to hear from you soon.

Take care (: ,
Jaron
Page Nall's picture

It's been a year to watch in Colorado. Thanx to all the farms that got up and worked. This year of 2015 just might be our year. We have a couple new interested investors and we are currently editing our proposal to submit by end of year. April will be start up month and I can see the backhoe being delivered the same day the local farmer comes to plow the land. If you are interested in being a part of SELF, a Sustainability Farm, keep checking in for updates. We have a dream and could be manifesting it this 2015 Spring season.
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Kim Schaefer's picture

Hello,

   Was wondering if your still looking for volunteers, and when would the dates be?

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