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Top 5 Reasons to Choose a Nigerian Dwarf Goat for Your Homestead

Nigerian goats area a great choice for any size homestead, but especially for folks who are short on space.

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The subtitle of Country Life says it all – “A Handbook for Realists and Dreamers.” Homesteading. 1980s Style.

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Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead

Even on a small 1-acre farm, you can create a self-sufficient homestead by following these guidelines. // Great Gardens & Ideas //

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52 Ways to Make Money on a SMALL Homestead

52 great ideas for increasing income from a small homestead. Excellent brainstorming resource for anyone with a mini homestead, or even a big backyard!

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In recent years world sees growing consumers interest in more private ecologically clean farm products, and so the ever popular demand for private small farms products is as high as ever. Texas farmers markets are now in a developing stage. Over the past 10 years, the variety and quantity of production in Texas has increased several times. The first place takes the cultivation of fruits and berries, especially strawberries. The... FULL ARTICLE…

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How much does it cost to run a small farm?

This is a good article by @danelle_w on the costs of small farming. Don't let it scare you - start your #smallfarm!

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5 Reasons to Want Ducks - We love our chickens, but the ducks have a special place in our heats and on the Daddykirbs Farm.

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Here's one person's take on what a 100' x 50' home lot can provide as a small farm, this is a very English style of homesteading, born out of the victory style of gardens of the 1940's... Check out the pinterest board A Year with the Garden Planner to see what difference the Garden Planner makes in my own small homestead garden.......

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