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Best Staple Crops for Building Food Self-Sufficiency
To rely on your garden to feed your family, you need to grow staple crops — those foods that are the basis of the human diet. Here’s how to fill your pantry and boost your food security by cultivating 10 space-efficient, calorie-rich staple crops that return high yields and store easily sans fossil fuels.
Beautiful and Abundant
Self-Sufficient Living in Action
An intentional community in Texas practices what it teaches, from horse farming and organic gardening to living with love for God, the land and each other.
Sell Your Surplus With a Farmstand
Try these strategies the next time your garden, chickens, cows or goats produce beyond your wildest dreams.
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Garbage Men Band: Musical Instruments From Recycled Materials
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Paint Tree Trunks to Prevent Rodent Damage
Harvesting Rainwater for a Potable Water Supply
Natural Window Shade
Compact Emergency Water Containers
Simple Garden Rake Repair
Extend Your Tomato-Growing Season
Hand-Held Bug Zappers
Ask Our Experts
Onion Flowers and Garlic Flowers
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Safer Exterior Wood Finishes
Growing Organic Apples
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