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.

Freedman Family
The Freedman family taking a rare break on the porch of their handbuilt home near Frederick, Md.
Photo By Ilene Freedman