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Use a simple hobby kit to cut glass wine bottles and transform them into drinking glasses, candleholders or this stylish candelabra.
Bring back bottle-cutting! This contemporary candelabra, which gives new life to beautiful blue mineral water bottles, will make you rethink that old '70s craft.
Filtering tap water instead of buying plastic bottles helps my family’s carbon footprint—and bottom line.
Vermont farmer Walter Jeffries details all the cuts of meat on a pig, as well as many other uses of the animal, from working the soil to providing delicious lard for baked goods.
The Start A Lie campaign challenges the idea of truth in advertising while targeting the bottled water industry.
Use these simple tips to store peonies in the refrigerator until you want them to bloom.
Green-building company PM Architecture recently put out a slide show about the negative aspects of buying bottled water.
While garden hoses may leach some chemicals into the water flowing through them, there’s little reason to think it’s a serious health issue.
Sigg apologizes for BPA-lined bottles and offers a bottle-exchange program.
Many new parents are choosing old-fashioned glass baby bottles and cloth diapers. Here's where you can find those products.
Learn how to easily wet felt wool using nothing more than wool scraps. It's so easy a two-year old can do it!
Learn how to make a simple "mealworm farm" out of readily available materials you probably already have in your home. Raise your own mealworms to feed to chickens, ducks, turkeys, quail, and other poultry as a protein rich treat.
Enjoy this footage of an elk having an absolute blast splashing through a puddle.
Check out this cute video featuring dancing ostrich chicks.
After the kidding is over, we take good care of our girls! And, the babies need to be bottle fed, so here are the instructions on how we feed our kids.
Two new models of pull behind cutters for use with tractors.
These are buttery, not too sweet Dutch cookies with a yummy cinnamon sugar and walnut topping.
Follow Sarah Cuthill's search for a dairy mentor and her very first experience milking a goat.
These DIY garden lights reuse plastic bottles and provide soft, natural lighting for evenings spent outdoors.
The EPA continues to fight a six-year battle against White House and Pentagon officials about drinking-water standards.
A step-by-step guide, and benefits to growing sprouted grain fodder for your livestock as a natural alternative to commercial feed or as a pasture supplement.
Start your own mushroom garden using hardwood logs. It's so easy, a beginning homesteader can do it!
Soy-free, mushroom-based Quorn frozen products offer convenience without sacrificing a healthy diet.
If you’re interested in learning more about growing flowers commercially, winter is a great time to do it. Many of the farming conferences held throughout the U.S. include tracks on cut flowers. I want to tell you about two big ones coming up soon.
Cole explains the term "dark cutter" as it applies to the effect of stress on meat animals, and eventually, its affect on consumers.
Cam describes the challenges of winter driving and cutting down trees.
Think outside the box and consider outdoor power equipment for your Valentine this year.
A story about a baby calf born in the middle of a snow storm.
An average day of juggling responsibilities on the farm
Gather a few pallets and get geared up to make your very own spacious rabbit hutch with just a few supplies for under $25 dollars!
The EPA will regulate perchlorate and other toxic chemicals--but you may want to consider water filters in the meantime.
Buying a tractor? How much tractor do you need? What are the horsepower requirements for mowing?
For an investment of less than $10,000 and about a week of labor, you could have a custom workshop, barn, garden shed or office.
Steve offers a few thoughts on line trimmers and brush cutters.
Clearing your land to ready it for farming can be quite a challenge!
Firewood, the major yearly task when you heat with wood.
Firewood, the major yearly task when you heat with wood.
Carbide saw blades last a long time and typically perform very well. Learn about two ways to keep them sharp and effective.
Do easy ways to save money exist? Absolutely! Blissful saving is only a trip to the bulk section away! When you get home from the store, keep track of your finances on Mint.com; then look for Groupon's daily deal. Search the house for unused items and sell them on eBay. Use these tips to start saving today!
Rachel gets a scare with Daisy the goat - is it bottle jaw or something else? A trip to the vet provides some lessons.
Find out how to feed rabbit babies using a goat's milk-based formula.
Make your own “ginger bug” and natural soda from nothing more than ginger root, sugar, water, and fruit juice. The ginger bug, soda starter culture of healthy bacteria, consumes the natural sugars present in fruit juice and causes carbonation to make a fun experiment and soda pop you don’t need to be afraid to give your children.
Multiplaz North America announced it continues to woo potential resellers, as it is overwhelmingly winning consumers with its green technology, gasless, based Super New Plasma Welding and Cutting Machine, the Multiplaz 3500.
We wade through deep snow to trim limbs and cut dead trees and nothing goes to waste.
Cole Ward - AKA The Gourmet Butcher - introduces himself
Turning liabilities into assests.
This is a fun step-by-step story about building a metal gate from scratch with scrap and the excitement of learning how to use new tools! "This ole truck ain't what it used to be."
Simran Sethi explains her bathroom-remodel goals to conserve water.
Clipping the wing of a troublesome hen and tasting the first Chicago hardy figs was really great, but what was even more fantastic was seeing Anna's new book arrive and how beautiful it looks.
The further degradation of our societal food skills are examined here, with small town food craftsmen becoming an endangered species, in this case, my local butcher.
Putting a new roof on a mobile home and harvesting the worlds biggest sweet potato while growing for the first time Par-cel cutting celery and hauling horse manure from our parking area back to the garden.