We're adding my nephew's does to our goat herd.
When I acquired a 2.5-acre foreclosed property, I went about choosing good farmland that had many features that likely deterred other buyers but made it the right fit for my purposes. Learn from journey assessing farm terrain, water infrastructure for farms, reviving gardens and existing farm structures.
Farmers Kevin and Cherie Schenker established a grocery store to support the health of their rural community.
Letters from our readers about living remotely, growing up in the country, Depression-era desserts, just getting started and more.
Don’t try to tackle your homestead projects all at once; draw up a farm plan, prioritize, and then make progress little by little.
New to keeping backyard chickens? Read what our expert has to say about chicken math, point of lay (i.e. pullets), the pecking order, space your chickens require, using nesting boxes and many more tips.
How we got started as well as how our homestead has blossomed and transformed.
Monty Roberts is known around the world for his non-violent approach to training horses. We've asked Monty a few questions on his methods, and why they are so valuable to us.
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