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No root cellar? No problem. This small-scale and simple approach will preserve your harvest through the winter.
Breeding, feeding, and caring for your sheep properly will result in a much better quality of wool, set your fleece apart from the rest, and increase your profits.
By Jo deVries
The clay-based lowland is heavy with nutrients and water, and plants and trees grow incredibly fast. Having the pigs is a huge benefit for me and offers them a great quality of life.
Six years ago, we I purchased our 20-acre homestead for cash. We worked hard for many years and saved and used our own money.
Shortages of canning supplies across the US are making reusable canning lids a more popular option, though there are even more reasons to give them a try.
Consider building an emergency poultry kit to have on hand in case of accident, illness, injury, and the like with tips and helpful ideas from this article.
Some broody hens can successfully adopt chicks that they didn’t hatch themselves; saving you work and giving them a more natural experience.
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