If you’re intrigued by the idea of using greywater, check out this short list of valuable resources…
If you have homesteading dreams, Cape Coral, FL is not the town for you. The west Florida town is telling one resident that living off the grid is illegal.
Getting the most out of food is always a worthwhile goal, whether you’re buying it in bulk at a big warehouse or growing your own in a backyard microfarm. One [ … ]
Looking for Something New to Add to Your Garden? Why Not Rabbits? They require very little space and energy, and breed like, well- rabbits! Find out more.
Food Tank recently shared a list of 13 farm and food books ripe for summer reading. Of their recommendations, 5 rest comfortably atop my way-too-long reading list. Read on…
Welcome to the first annual International Homesteading Education Month presented by two of my most-adored publishers: Mother Earth News and Grit. What used to be “hippy” is now “hip.” Hooray for learning to be self sufficient and loving the results!
When Alison and Jason Gannett moved into their North Fork Valley home in Colorado, their plan was to produce all of their food in their very own organic garden, but a year later that dream is in jeopardy as natural gas companies are looking to drill near their land.
Check out this interview with Robin Burnside, author of The Homesteader’s Kitchen: Recipes from Farm to Table. Get her take on what it means to eat sustainably, nourish your family, and be a modern-day homesteader.
Check out this vegan recipe from The Homesteader’s Kitchen by Robin Burnside: Indonesian Tempeh Sticks with Gado-Gado. Yum!