A Beginner’s Guide to Organic Gardening on the Homestead

Hey there, green thumbs and aspiring gardeners! Today, we’re diving deep into the world of organic gardening with our Beginner’s Guide to Organic Gardening for homesteaders. If you’ve ever wondered what all the buzz is about, or if you’re just looking for some tips to make your garden flourish without synthetic fertilizers and pesticides, you’re … Read more

Pros and Cons of Owning a Rain Barrel on the Homestead

Rain barrels: your homestead’s new best friend Hey y’all! So you’re thinking about adding a rain barrel to your homestead, huh? Well, sit tight because we’re about to dive deep into everything you need to know about these water-saving wonders. From the good to the bad, and even the downright handy, we’re covering it all. … Read more

Backyard Homesteading: Make Your Yard Useful

Welcome to the world of backyard homesteading, where the boundaries between urban and rural living blur and self-sufficiency becomes a way of life. Let’s explore how you can transform your own backyard into a thriving, sustainable haven. What is Backyard Homesteading? Backyard homesteading is a lifestyle that embraces self-sufficiency, sustainability and a connection to the … Read more

The Self-Sufficient Backyard Starter Guide

Welcome to the world of the self-sufficient backyard, where your acreage transforms into a thriving ecosystem that provides for your needs. Imagine stepping outside your homestead‘s doorstep and being greeted by lush vegetable gardens, fruit-laden trees and the gentle clucking of happy chickens. A self-sufficient backyard is not just a dream; it is a reality … Read more

Self-Sustaining Farming for Beginners

A self-sustaining farming photographed from above.

Self-sustaining farming, also known as sustainable farming or regenerative agriculture, is a revolutionary approach to food production that prioritizes ecological balance, self-sufficiency and long-term sustainability for the homestead. In a world grappling with the challenges of climate change, soil degradation and food security, self-sustaining farming offers a holistic solution that addresses both environmental and social … Read more