Michael Pollan’s New York Times editorial, “Vote for the Dinner Party,” explains why California’s Prop 37 is an essential element in the fight to require labeling of GM foods.
Our Rural Property for Sale site helps you search for a sweet spot to put your future homestead, with handy filters to help you find just what you're looking for more easily.
Figs, grapes, hazels, rabbiteye blueberries, and gooseberries are among the easiest plants to propagate using cuttings, layering, or just by digging up suckers.
Dixie Chopper, the manufacturer of The World’s Fastest Lawn Mower, offers the Zee 2 series, its newest and largest line of residential zero-turn lawn mowers. Ideal for large property owners, Zee 2 mowers include a variety of features for fast performance, quality cutting and comfortable operation.
The best low cost (semi-reliable) options for getting animals and plants onto your homestead!
Second in a series of blog posts about how to convert a lawn mower or other gasoline small engine to run on propane.
Proper insulation pays long term dividends.
Caulk tool that works for me. If for me it should work for anyone.
Thoughts, experiences, and tips after a season of mowing with the propane-powered lawnmower.
Growing pine trees from seed will allow you to produce lots of trees very economically. Follow these instructions to propagate pine trees from seed.
This blog post shares some of the simple techniques learned through many years of experience by someone who grows vegetable seedlings for a living.
This blog takes a look at the steps taken to propagate lavender by taking cuttings.
Ken Ruck wants to build a fully self-sustaining earthship on New York's Lower East Side.
It’s an innovative new product that provides homeowners with an aesthetic and permanent solution to the problem of unsightly above-ground propane tanks.
Wind turbines within two miles of residential areas can hurt the property values of homes.
Managing timbered property can benefit your wildlife and your pocketbook, but beware! Timber buyers are often con-artists. Learn the questions you should be asking about sustainable timber management on your property or homestead.
Purchase process of the "promised land"
First in a series of blog posts which will cover conversion of lawnmowers and small engines from gasoline to propane.
Cam shares his experience trying to fix a broken hot-water tank.
The final in a 6 part series on Ft. Garland, Colorado