Trash often barters for things with neighbors, cohorts, etc using things that we have acquired and arent using. I have been doing this for 30 years plus.
Apparently the movement is growing..
Here are 3 links to stories appearing just today.
Making no cash deals with neighbors
shaky economy forces people to rediscover community
Bartering-- a post from Farmer Dervaes
Small home, nice colors in #Vallejo -
1 week ago