Adam Montgomery

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Got FLIES? Vanilla Scented Christmas Trees in the Chicken Coop | The Chicken Chick®

Got a fly problem around your coop and run? Here’s a solution you’re going to have to try to believe. It’s inexpensive and effective: vanilla scented …

An Introduction to Raising Turkeys on the Homestead

We love turkey. For sausage, for burger, for the drumsticks, at Thanksgiving. And, if you have chickens already, adding in a turkey or two on the …

Take Care to Avoid Risk with Backyard Chickens

As urban homesteading becomes increasingly popular, more people are refraining from store-bought eggs to try their hand at raising backyard chickens. …

Planning Your Homestead

My family and I want to live on 20+ acres in the country. We’ve had this dream for a long, long time now. One day, maybe we’ll have that, but for …

Expert advice on all aspects of growing and using historic fruit and vegetable cultivars, along with fiber, ornamental, and medicinal plants.

Gardeners: A Rare Breed<p>Homemade Cheese Spread Recipe<p>Fern Habitats in Illinois<p>Plant a Container Garden<p>Co-op Farmstands for Backyard Gardeners<p>Family …

Gardening

Building and stocking your pantry

By Jackie Clay<p>Issue #125 • September/October, 2010<p>At the turn of the 19th century, most country homes had a walk-in pantry, as well as a root cellar …

Home Improvement

How To Make A Living While Living Off The Grid

OK, you’re off grid, now what? How do you make a living while you’re living off the grid?<p>Easy. The old fashioned way. You WORK!<p>No matter if you …

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<b>Urban homesteading is much more than just growing your own food, raising backyard chickens and goats, canning, and preserving – it’s a way of life.</b> …

Lessons From Off-Grid Living - Renewable Energy

Both idealistic and practical reasons led my wife Michelle and me to choose off-grid living 20 years ago. After a five-year search for rural …

Thirteen Strategies for Financial Independence Through Self-Sufficiency

My primary financial goal is what I call financial independence. Though financial independence can have a number of meanings, I define it as being <b>a</b> …

Off-grid

How to Build a Defensible Single Family Retreat, by M.S.

My parents were part of the “Back-To-The-Land” movement in the 1970’s, so I am no stranger to the principles and techniques underlying today’s …

Solar Power

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The Art of Homesteading - How To Feed Your Family

More and more people are consuming what they can grow and raise in their own backyards – all in an effort to provide their families with great …

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Top 10 Healing Herbs to Grow

<i>For most of us, gardening & growing season is wrapping up. However, you can still scheme for next year! Quinn from Reformation Acres is sharing her</i> …

Homesteading For Beginners

So, some of you might be wondering why I’m delving deeper and deeper into homesteading territory. No, I haven’t turned into some underground prepper …

15 Simple Steps To Escaping The Rat Race And Becoming Self-Sufficient

Image source: HuffingtonPost<p>The lifestyle that is self-sufficiency encompasses a huge array of different aspects. For some people, a life of …

6 Steps for Starting a Self Sufficient Lifestyle

Many homesteading families are searching for ways to make do with less and 6 Steps for Starting a Self Sufficient Lifestyle can help finds ways to do …

10 Prepping Books That Could Actually Save Your Life

By Tennessee Mike<p>Below is my list of 10 Books That Could Actually Save Your Life – read it and please let me know what you think (and list your …

8 Foods You Should Be Storing and How – Melissa K. Norris

<i>Some of the links below are affiliate links, which means I will earn a commission at no additional cost to you, if you click through and make a</i> …

Best Craft Beers to Pair with Grilling Recipes