It's breakfast time! Learn all you need to know about raising a flock from Harvey Ussery and The Small-Scale Poultry Flock: http://www.chelseagreen.com/the-small-scale-poultry-flock
Ben Falk (The Resilient Farm and Homestead) is growing rice in Vermont (yep, Vermont). Find out how: http://www.chelseagreen.com/the-resilient-farm-and-homestead/
by Makenna GoodmanOctober 21, 2010Having food resiliency is as much about learning how to store and use food properly as it is about growing it. The key is learning interdependence not independence.In an age of erratic weather and instability, it’s increasingly important to develop a greater self-reliance when it comes to food. And because of …
Learn how to feed and care for your bees in a biodynamic way from winegrower and author Deirdre Heekin. Here she provides her recipe for "bee tea."
So you're pondering this whole homestead thing for 2015? Should you take the plunge now, or wait? 7 reasons to start homesteading NOW!
When is it OK to eat roadkill? Author Ben Hewitt dishes on what to look for when it comes to "asphalt hunting" - http://goo.gl/b93bo8
Thinking about adding a laying flock to your backyard? Here are the pros and cons of raising ducks vs. chickens - Chelsea Green - http://goo.gl/DbtIyY
Get ready for maple sugaring season with these easy to follow steps on how to tap a tree - Chelsea Green http://goo.gl/w2H0pD
As temps start to drop, make sure you're ready to preserve your root vegetables with this DIY root cellar from gardening legend Eliot Coleman. Plus more projects and recipes to add to your Fall to-do list
Easy to Make Drying Trays - Chelsea Green : http://goo.gl/GTmnNz
How to Re-Grow Vegetables - Little House Living
50 Things You Can Stop Buying & Start Making
Good tips for growing blackberries, raspberries , blueberries...
How to Care for Ducklings
Homestead Water Sources and Options
This well-designed garden plan makes it easy to put chickens to work in the garden. You can give your birds direct access to deposit manure fertilizer into your beds and enlist your birds for organic pest control as needed. Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/multimedia/image-gallery.aspx?id=2147513865=2#ixzz2Q1BX98p1
Nice idea for on top of a chicken coop. What a great way to keep them cooler in the summer and warm in the winter!
The Small-Scale Poultry Flock An All-Natural Approach to Raising Chickens and Other Fowl for Home and Market Growers by Harvey Ussery Foreword by Joel Salatin
Holy Shit Managing Manure To Save Mankind by Gene Logsdon
How to grow honeysuckle from cuttings
Espalier fruit trees
Cow VS Goat: Which one is right for YOUR homestead? I like this post because it weighs out the pros and cons of each. #cow #goat #homedairy
Hometead Waterworks | Homestead Honey Capturing and storing water with farm ponds and swales.