Self-reliance and sustainability in the 21st century.
The big news on our farm this week is a box of Anna's new book showing up. The Weekend Homesteader-A Twelve Month Guide to Self-Sufficiency from Skyhorse Publishing.
We got a chance to taste test the Chicago hardy figs and they were awesome! We've also got some details on possible reasons why our attempt at
Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton are full time homesteaders who have had a really good garden year and are happy to share their results on their blog they call WaldenEffect.org. They keep the whole operation going by making and selling a new kind of chicken waterer that has been bringing industrial poultry drinking technology to the backyard for several years now.