Homesteading Questions: Do you Like Plants or Animals?

Learn about the pros and cons of homesteading with animals, plants or both from this personal questionnaire and decide which path you’re suited to.

| February 2020


Do You Like Plants or Animals?

This is a tough question! I know most folks who read this are thinking, “I like them both!” OK, most homesteaders would say the same.

But if you really had to choose just one of them, which would it be?

Personally, I’ve really wrestled with this question. When I was younger, I definitely would have chosen animals.

Remember, I was the kid who daydreamed about living out in the wilderness in my own log cabin, surrounded by all the friendly woodland creatures. But now that I’m older and an empty nester, I might choose plants.

Let’s consider the pros and cons of each.



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