Posts Tagged ‘homesteading’

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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Pecking Order In The Hen-house-What is Pecking Order?

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  Pecking Order In The Hen-house- What is Pecking Order Just like work at the office, kids on the playground, and the coop, there is always a pecking order. Where one animal, or person, is the top dog and everyone falls in line somewhere below that person. Honestly, I’m not sure if I’ve ever been…

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Foraging For Wild Edibles On Our Land

Foraging For Wild Edibles On Our Land, finding FREE food

  When we moved to our new land, I never imagined all the free food I would find. I wasn’t really purposefully foraging for wild edibles at the time, more just getting familiar with my surroundings.  But everywhere I looked, I saw food, FREE food!

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6 Home Security Issues When Moving to New Land

6 Home Security Issues When Moving to New Land

When moving out to the country or off the grid, isolation and security do not always go hand in hand. Chances are if your future property has neighbors, it also has trespassers. Here are 6 home security issues when buying new land and tips to help protect both yourself and your family.

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The Story Of The Christmas Sheep

The Story of The Christmas Sheep

Sheep are one of the most common and popular livestock in the Christmas Story. You see them in every manger scene, the Shepherd was guiding his flock by night. From the first book in the bible to the last, sheep are mentioned. The the Christmas Sheep blessed our family last year and this is our…

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How To Homestead In A RV Or Camper

How to Homestead in a RV or Camper

  Are you one of the growing population whose simple life means a life on wheels? Thousands of retirees (and families) are selling the farm (literally) and taking their homestead to go. If you desire the freedom that RV life has to offer but still want to Homestead, just follow my tips on How to…

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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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