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Yurts: Just Sell Your House and Live in This $7.5K Plywood Yurt

Thursday, August 28, 2014, by Spencer Peterson

Photo via Wired
Trust designer Uula Jero on the yurt he created for outdoors company Trakke; he once, according to Wired, lived in one of the round, tent-like dwellings for a year in an industrialized part of Cologne, Germany, after selling off…

#054 Yurt Lush


Drinking at Yurt Lush is like having a brew in some sort of desert frontier base. It’s an oasis lost in the middle of a car park by Temple Meads train station and the first time I went there I felt like I’d stepped off the map. 635 more words


So a bee keeping, yurt building, compost master specialist it is.

I wish I knew what I was doing for more than 10 days at a time. It seems to be the nature of my life recently that the ideas and feelings are an infinite knot that doesn’t want to straighten out so I can tie it into anything useful. 589 more words

Tree Roots In Sandy Ground

Spotlight on Yurts

A Yurt is: a portable, bent dwelling structure traditionally used by nomads in the steppes of Central Asia as their home. The structure comprises a crown or compression wheel, usually steam bent, supported by roof ribs which are bent down at the end where they meet the lattice wall (again, steam bent). 253 more words

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Safari in deepest Sussex - now you can experience the Knepp re-wilding project for yourself!

Sir Charles Burrell’s presentation at our Grass Fed Meat Revolution seminar about his rewilding project at Knepp Castle in Sussex went down a storm and received a standing ovation. 403 more words

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