Slow Steps Toward a Self-Sufficient Homestead

The author describes the gradual progress he, his wife, and son were making towards establishing a self-sufficient homestead in central California in the late 1970s.



064 one step - house
This old house became the base for what the author hopes to make a self-sufficient homestead.
PHOTO: DONNA KRALOWEC
064 one step - milking a goat
The author milks a goat.
DONNA KRALOWEC
064 one step - working in garden
Working in the garden. 
DONNA KRALOWEC
064 one step - cow and pig
A calf and piglet having an intimate moment.
DONNA KRALOWEC
064 one step - compost and crafts
LEFT: The Westmoreland's son shoveling compost. RIGHT: Setting up a table of ceramics crafts.
DONNA KRALOWEC











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