Dear MOTHER: December 2012/January 2013

Reader letters about the return on investment from gardening, self-sufficiency in the city, living forever, cheap food, dogs on the homestead and more — plus dispatches from our first-ever International Homesteading Education Month.

Pygmy Goats
Stewie (left) and Artemis at home in York, Pa.
Photo By Shelby L. Ilgenfritz