Looking back on the progression of my life, I often wonder…how did I get here? How have the people in my life influenced me? How have the decision I’ve made affect the direction of my life? Through this reflection, I have discovered the wonderful ways that my mother prepared me for homesteading.
Raising meat rabbits on the homestead makes sense on so many levels. Rabbits reproduce quickly, they give birth to large litters and are ready to butcher in about 12 weeks. But, just like raising any other animal, the down-side is the cost of feeding meat rabbits. The awesome thing about feeding meat rabbits is that […]
Homestead Moms work so hard! Up before the family. Last to bed. Go, go, go in between. So what would be the best Mother’s Day gifts for homestead moms? Take a look at what Living Traditions Homestead Mom, Sarah, requested.
Chicken tractors aren’t the answer for every situation. After building 2 chicken tractors for meat chickens, Kevin discusses 2 reasons why the tractors didn’t work as planned.
In this video Kevin gives you a final look at the current batch of cornish cross broiler chickens. The chickens have reached the 8 week mark but are still just a little under the desired weight of 6-7 lbs. You will get to see a real life weigh in of the chickens and Kevin discusses […]
In this video Kevin introduces you to the newest permanent residence at the homestead. They’re mean…They’re ferocious…They will attack at any time. What are they? You’ll have to watch to find out!