These homestead crops are nutritious, dependable, high-yielding and hearty.
A number of factors influence the increase in egg production when the weather turns warm.
Grow herbs for tea in a small section of your garden, in containers on a sunny window sill or in a companion planting arrangement with fruits and vegetables.
Prep your garden for spring planting as soon as the snow has melted and the ground surface is exposed.
There isn’t a formula for market garden profitability, but attention to what is most profitable, least labor intensive and most cost effective to produce will help you determine what to grow.
Seed starting containers and homemade potting medium can be made with just a few supplies.
Goats are superior land managers; they will clear overgrown areas of crop and pasture of unwanted vegetation, overbearing brush and invasive plants.
Like many homespun skills, DIY lard is making a comeback.
Put leftover canning jars to use with these simple and fun crafts.
Clear, consistent record keeping is much easier and more efficient than rustling through a box of receipts at tax time.