Beyond civilization: the family of Britons living a fully Autonomous life on the farmPictolic
The couple from the UK hope not for a salary to feed his family. Instead, they grow vegetables and fruit, keep chickens and use electricity, which is produced by ourselves. Food Matthew and Chris cooking on the stove, the fuel for which you are using horse manure. They all help children — six-year-old Elsa and a two year old Billy. Panic during a pandemic, once again convinced a few of the correctness of their choice. Now they are not afraid even the collapse of civilization.Matthew is convinced that supermarkets will not help people to survive when they empty all the shelves. This happened at the beginning of the pandemic coronavirus. This situation is again adopted couple in the correctness of his decision to undertake all that is necessary for life.
Lifestyle 43-year-old woman and 35-year-old Chris aroused interest after the outbreak of the coronavirus. People began to seek advice on how to prepare for a possible collapse of civilization. This idea is not new and has already received the name of challapalli.
Matthew and Chris bought 1.2 hectares of land in Pembrokeshire for 35 000 pounds (about 3 million) and spent another 25 000 pounds (about 2.2 million) for the construction of houses, chicken coops, greenhouses, gas stove that runs on horse manure, and hot tub.
They are completely independent from utilities. The couple installed solar panels, grow vegetables and fruit, build hives, feed the chickens and 140 lorries converted for residential purposes.
However, the family is not cut off from the world completely. They watch TV and read the news.
The couple named their land Beeview Farm. Now their farm attracted the attention of many. Matthew and Chris conduct tours and classes for everyone to join their way of life. Now they had to suspend the reception for coronavirus.
The family does not consider themselves preppers who are waiting for the end of the world. They are not prepared for the judgment day or the Apocalypse, but provide yourself with everything necessary in case of emergency.
The arrangement of the farm they were spending only their own funds without incurring loans. Now spouses do not need to pay any bills. Matthew and Chris glad that owes nothing to anyone.
The last decade in the developed world is becoming more and more popular voluntary movement away from modern civilization. French photographer Antoine brui several years of traveling to the farms, hiding from the society of Europeans and removes their way of life.