Posts Tagged ‘homesteading’

10 Reasons Why New Homesteaders Fail- Plus tips to help you succeed

10 Reasons Why New Homesteaders Fail & Tips To Help You Succeed

  “Since 1950, the number of people employed in agriculture has plummeted in all industrial nations, in some regions by more than 80 percent. Look at the numbers, and you might think farmers are being singled out by some kind of virus” Are you among the growing number of people who would like to leave…

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It’s More Than Just Chickens- Fighting For My Rights

It's More Than Just Chickens- Fighting For Our Rights

  It’s More Than Just Chickens – It’s about feeding my family People across the country are fighting for the right to provide for their families with gardens and small backyard livestock. My family is one of those affected, and the new laws are taking the food off my children’s plates. This is our story.

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5 Ways You Can Homestead Without Land Or Livestock

5 Ways to Homestead Without Land or Livestock

  People seem to think in order to homestead you must own land or livestock, that is not true. You can be a Homesteader with a balcony or 100 acres if you have a Homesteaders heart. Here are 5 ways to Homestead without land or livestock and follow your dream.

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Top 9 Reasons Why You DON’T Want Nigerian Dwarf Goats

Top 9 reasons why you DON'T want Nigerian Dwarf Goats

Top 9 Reasons Why You DON’T Want Nigerian Dwarf Goats Before you start shooting the messenger and accuse me of wrecking your homesteading dream, let me explain myself. I love goats. More importantly, I love Nigerian Dwarf Goats. I own Nigerian Dwarf Goats, and I will probably own them the rest of my life. But,…

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How to Grow Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps

How to grow potatoes in 5 easy steps.

How to Grow Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps Did you know the average American eats 142 pounds of potatoes a year? Or almost 365 potatoes per person–that’s an average of a potato a day! The potato is the most consumed food in the United States, so why not learn to grow your own potatoes in…

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Adding Backyard Chickens- What You Need to Know Before Your Buy

Adding Backyard Chickens- what you need to know before you buy.

Adding Backyard Chickens- What You Need to Know Before You Buy They say that chickens are the gateway livestock, and it’s true. Ever heard of chicken math? If not, you will find out shortly. We all want food independence and freedom to raise our own food. Raising chickens is a great and affordable way to…

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Top 5 Reasons to Move Off Grid

Top 5 Reasons to Move Off Grid

Our Top 5 Reasons to Move Off Grid What does ‘Off Grid’ mean? Well, it means many different things to different people and believe it or not, the simple definition of living ‘Off Grid’ causes arguments within the Off-Grid communities. To me it means: to be independent from electrical, water, and gas, it means reducing…

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