Lifestyle / Homesteading
Passive Solar Homes: Highly Efficient Green Living
One good way to reduce heating and cooling bills — and to help remove your home from the grid overall — is to build a passive solar home.
Saving Seeds for Planting the Gardens of the Future
The first step in saving seeds is to select sturdy, non-hybrid varieties of plants. Heirloom varieties of tomatoes, for example, will produce exact copies of themselves through generations of seeds…
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Timeshare for Cows? Four Reason To Cow Share
Consider these reasons for buying into a cow share or herd share and get what many Americans are calling the safest and healthiest milk.
Planting Herbs in Your Garden for a Healthy Mind, Body, and Soul
These common herbs are easy to grow and provide a dose of Mother Nature's healing remedies into your daily diet.
Use Rain Barrels to Water Your Survival Garden
Water falls from the sky for free and it can be used to keep your garden healthy and fertal. Make sure you have a rain barrel catchment system in place.
Growing Winter Vegetables to Help Survive the Cold Season
It is good to know which winter vegetables can sustain you during the off-season when conditions are not good for growing produce.
Home Garden Hacks: 10 Ways to Make the Most of Winter
Even though it is cold outside, that doesn't mean there aren't chores to do. Also, this is a perfect time to take care of a few extra projects.
Wonder Wheat: Grow Your Own Grains for Baking
For the tastiest, healthiest loaf of bread possible, grow and mill your own grains for baking!
Llamas Offer Unparalleled Livestock Protection and Gardening Benefits
With exceptional hearing and eyesight, llamas can detect danger from a great distance and their intelligence makes them easy to train.