Self-Sufficiency & Off-Grid

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    3. Compo Simmonite

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    1. Why can't they just leave people in peace??? 107

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    3. Chazz

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      • Duckman
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    1. Cutting a whole for a big window!! Today!?!?! 8

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    3. Compo Simmonite

    1. Re using Ground Coffee for slug control? 21

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