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OSR & Academy Open House – Intro & Update

Nov 8, 2019 @ 6:30 pm MST - 7:30 pm MST

  • Live meeting at Highland City Council Chambers,
  • 5400 W Civic Center Drive, Highland Utah,
  • Friday, November 8th, from 7-9pm
  • Invited: Those who have attended (or viewed) the first two introductory presentations by Philip Gleason.
    (If you haven’t viewed them yet, they are half-way down the page here.)

Operation Self-Reliance – A Big Picture View

  • OSR Purpose
  • OSR Partners

OSR Land Cooperative Update

Current Projects:

  1. Surveying
  2. Construction
  3. House Plans
  4. Solar Panel Bulk Buy

Spring & Summer Preview:

  1. 3-Day and 5-Day Hands-On Workshops
    a. Well drilling
    b. Pump, hand and electric installations
    c. Compressed Earth Blocks
    d. Rammed Earth Construction
    e. Greenhouse and Temporary Garden Covers
    f. Permanent Wood Foundation
    g. Framing
    h. Propagating and Planting Trees
    i. Drip Irrigation
    j. Planning & Planting
    k. Rabbits
    l. More…
  2. Fun activities
    a. Ranch Tours
    b. History of the area
    c. Recreation in the area

Bees – 3 Levels of Participation:

  1. As a Patronage Shareholder
  2. As a service project participant
  3. As a Utah OSR Land Cooperative shareholder

Four sign-up tables:

1. Academy of Self-Reliance – Jesse Fisher
  •  Cottage Meetings Sign-up
  •  The Path Series
2. Utah OSR Land Cooperative – Larry Jones, Tom Swallow
  • Scheduling Tours
3. Earth’s Purest – Christian Hemmann
  •  Family & Friends Bee Program
4. OSR 2020 Workshops – Tiffany Daumueller, Brenda Christensen
  •  3-5-day Hands-On Workshops

RSVP by clicking “Going” on the Facebook event so we know how many to expect.
Or, if you’re not on Facebook, email Jesse at


Nov 8, 2019
6:30 pm MST - 7:30 pm MST
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Highland Council Chambers
5400 W Civic Center Drive
Highland, UT 84003 United States
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