So you want to start homesteading. You desire a life of self-sufficiency. You want the pleasure of providing for your own needs. You want the reassurance of knowing exactly where your food came from. You want the autonomy of supplying your own power. There’s just one problem: how do you even begin?
I do not know where to start so I am going to jump right in. There are many benefits in farming and having a homestead. I must say first that it is no easy task in farming and everything is strictly time managed. It is fun sharing what we do on the farm from the […]
In the two years now of farming, I have come across many tips and ideas that have worked for me. I would like to share them with you.
For months we worked hard to keep Chocolate, our Angus cow, within our gates, and each time she played “Hulk” and busted through a section; getting into our garden, the food bin, going across the way to our neighbors. Many times we thought she was stolen, only call out her name and we could hear […]