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.

Handbuilt House In Maryland
Phil Freedman built his family’s home by hand, adding on through the years.
Photo By Ilene Freedman