To keep the sticky threads to a minimum, I have built this sticky as "the last Singletree Sticky Post". If you feel any posts are valuable enough to have sticky status, please post it as a normal thread and private message me to add it to this list. This way all of our reference threads are quickly accessible and are showcased here and the top of page isnt as cluttered. Singletree Administrative and Moderation Announcements Singletree Forum Moderation Policy This location of Singletree complies with content limits allowed by the administration of the host server provided by homesteadingtoday.com Content in excess of those limits will be censored for offensive content or deleted from the HT host site. Content deemed in excess of HT content limits but within R rated FCC "safe harbor" guidelines may be posted to the Independent Singletree board hosted offsite of HT. The url and description of the offsite Singletree board can be found below. Participants in violation of host site or board policy will be contacted via private message, edit reason on posted content or by moderator announcement depending on moderator decided appropriate contact. Users may be issued infraction demerits for inappropriate conduct on board . Users with sufficient active status demerits determined by the site infraction system will lose access to the host site pending HT Admin disposition. The offsite Singletree board is also the location to go to in the event of site crashes here on the HT hosted site. Links To Other Homesteading and Self Reliency Forums And Web Sites (For your surfing ease or if you just get tired of our company) Forums Singletree, Independent host site This is the part of Singletree Forum that is administrated per Singletree protocol of participation and FCC broadcast standard for posted content. Material that exceeds content standards here per HT Admin policy may be acceptable for posting and discussion on the Independent Singletree board. http://thesingletree.proboards.com/ Original Singletree message board . The board is maintained as a a "read only" archive of our original beginnings on the Greenspun server. Our first 6 months of posts can be found at http://hv.greenspun.com/bboard/q-and-a.tcl?topic=A Country Singletree Backwoods Home Forum A forum sponsored by the Backwoods Home self reliency /homesteading / survivalist magazine. The emphisis at this forum appears to be more toward primitive homesteading and off grid survivalist lifestyles. Here you will find many good firearm articles by ayoob in addition to forums discussions on a wide spectrum of topics. http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/ Frugal Village Forums Is an online women's magazine focused on simple and natural frugal living, money management, homesteading, personal finance, budget living, debt free living, crafts, traditional skills, and homekeeping. http://www.frugalvillage.com/forums/index.php? Building and Energy Web Sites Solar Haven Information on building with straw bales and other inexpensive materials, power generation from wind and water, solar energy, etc. http://www.solarhaven.org/ Candle making, Soap making And Other Homestead Crafts Web Sites http://candleandsoap.miningco.com/ Food Preservation and Supplies Vacuum Sealers by Tilia http://www.foodsaver.com/index.cfm Gardening Supplies and Seed Companies www.vermontbean.com www.totallytomato.com www.territorialseed.com www.superseeds.com (Pinetree) www.gardenwatchdog.com (mailorder seed and gardening supplier database and rating service) Natural Healing and Medicines Web Sites http://www.pioneerthinking.com/health-healingcenter.html Pet and Animal Health Care Sites Healthy Pet Reference , A reference on a wide spectrum of pet care issues and conditions http://www.healthypet.com/Library/ Worm Farming and Vermi-composting The Worms Turn , A forum on raising red worms and European Nightcrawlers for use in composting and fish bait production. Moderated by Jay Blair and created afterThe Worm Digest newsletter and users forum shut down in February 2005. The Worms Turn can be found at http://wormsturn.proboards54.com/ We also still maintain the original archives, worm chatroom and site back up at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/wormturns/ Other Country Singles Forums, Web Sites and Match Making Services Single-Homesteading A yahoo group singles board http://groups.yahoo.com/group/single-homesteading/ Farmers Only Singles http://www.farmersonly.com/ A subscription country singles site. Apparently it offers a limited free trial membership.. Science Connections http://sciconnect.com/index.htm Subscription singles site for scientists, engineers, I.T. professionals etc.