Tips from first timers who raised a small flock of heritage turkeys.
This is the 15th blog post in an alphabetically organized introduction to homesteading. It covers climate change preparedness and pond making.
Mother Earth News editors recommend the Solar Gem Greenhouse and the ultimate cheese press for our December 2018 / January 2019 issue.
The dust bath is an important part of chicken behavior. Learn why it is so valuable to their well-being, and how to make your own dust-bath mixture for them!
By Joel Salatin
Pay attention and practice prevention to keep yourself secure while doing farm work.
By Lydia Noyes
Investors now hold nearly one-third of U.S. farmland and lease it to farmers, taking advantage of rising land prices; but their holdings present a barrier to new farmers seeking land.
You can hope for the best but prepare for the worst with these durable off-grid innovations ready to reliably take on any homestead crisis.
Read tips from our readers on upcycling windows, composting in the winter, making homemade lip balm, fighting weeds, and more.
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