Community-Building and Self-Reliance: Our 2013 Homesteaders of the Year

The 2013 MOTHER EARTH NEWS Homesteaders of the Year believe in learning by doing, and open their homes and farms to teach modern homesteading skills and promote community-building.

Teaching Homesteading to Preschoolers
Amy Saunders shows a preschool tour group how to turn homegrown broomcorn into a homemade broom at her homestead in Lawrence, Kan.
Photo Courtesy Saunders Family