If you read my recent post bearing my soul about leaving my job as a vet to grow tomatoes, then you are probably like everyone else and wondering how in the world I think I can make money without a job! How is it possible that I could even begin to replace my income as […]
If you love gardening and want to make some money on your homestead, think about selling produce and products at your local Farmers Market. It can be a great way to supplement your income – in fact, some people attend several weekly markets and make enough from markets to pay their monthly bills. I enjoyed […]
It’s easy to hatch your own ducklings at home, with a very high success rate. Here’s how we hatch out hundreds of vigorous, fluffy ducklings every year.
When you decide you want to work from home, there are some factors you need to consider. Self-reliance is really about control. Self-reliant people can control most aspects of their immediate life. Controlling how we earn our money is the most important decision we make because our work life can take up most of our […]
Selling cut flowers can be an excellent income source for any small farm or homestead. Knowing where to start can be a challenge though. There’s more to flowers than selecting pretty varieties. Read on to find out what makes a good cut flower variety and which varieties we’ll be growing next season.
As we pursue the dream of making a full-time living from our small homestead, my husband and I spend time each fall, brainstorming ways to keep increasing the profitable income streams generated from our homestead. I’m sure we’re not the only ones! Here’s a list of 52 ways to make money on a small homestead, […]