This is the twelfth blog post in an alphabetically organized introduction to homesteading. It covers growing shiitake on logs as a meat alternative.
This is the thirteenth blog post in an alphabetically organized introduction to homesteading. It covers a few ideas for using nutrition to improve and maintain good health on the homestead.
Gain your pigs’ trust so you can relocate them with a trailer.
When goat kidding goes wrong.
By embracing unexpected transitions, the Wepkings have uncovered new farming opportunities.
In the spring, double-yolked eggs, extra large eggs, and extra small eggs are all common.
Letters from our readers about hugelkultur gardening, locating homestead schools, DIY successes, and more.
As with all trees, planting chestnuts and hazelnuts take a little money and a good bit of time. But once they are established they will produce huge amounts of food for years with minimal human attention. Their growth habits and the nutritional qualities of their respective nuts make them perfect companions. Here we look at chestnuts.