Check out this episode! Winter is the slowest time on the homestead. Not as many animals to take care of. Not as many plants to check on. Nows the time to plan for a better year come spring! In this episode we discuss planning ahead On the Farm In the Home(stead) and Outside in the […]
The SUPER Easy Way to Render Lard!
Why We Eat Sourdough Bread… (and what the heck is that anyway?)
Because it is so good. That is why. My Wife is an awesome baker. I love eating baked goods. So we are a great match. What is Sourdough Bread? Last year, if you had asked me what sourdough bread was, I would have told you that sourdough was another name for soda bread or something. […]
What a Spider Can Teach You About Homesteading
You know that panicky feeling when you walk into a spiderweb? Yea, I hate that. Walking through the woods, scouting for deer, this happens a lot. But we can learn from that spider. A spider begins its web by climbing up to a high point on a stick. It then allows the wind to carry […]
The Easiest Thing You Can do RIGHT NOW to Start Your Homesteading Life
Farming, Hunting, Fishing, Foraging… The different homesteading activities are all hard work. But there is something really easy that you can do now, which will help you later. Be Creepy…Follow Some Farmers No, not like creepy creepy. I mean on the internet… (wait, never mind) Follow a farm blog. Find a hunter with an active […]
Homestead Fencing 101
If your planning on raising animals or growing crops on your farm or homestead… YOU NEED FENCING! But what kind of fencing? That depends a lot on what you will grow! Watch this video to get you off on the right foot!