If you are interested in becoming more self reliant and living off grid, you will want solutions for preserving meat without a refrigerator or a freezer. One method is canning, but that can be energy intensive. Another great option for preserving meat is through making jerky. Jerky has limited uses though, so when I found this recipe on how to make dehydrated hamburger, or “hamburger rocks”I knew it was a great option for using dried meat in every day meals.
- Farming My Backyard
Can you be a homesteader even if you just have a regular yard in the city? Yes! I'm Kathryn, and my backyard farm has gardens, chickens, and rabbits on just 1/10th of an acre. Click here to get a free checklist to help you prepare for backyard chickens. You CAN create your own tiny farm and grow your own food no matter how small your homestead!
Like what you see?
Once a week we introduce you to one of our members, curate the very best of the week's content and alert our readers to giveaways and special promotions!
Sign up here for the weekly awesome!