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Learn how to do-it-yourself on the small farm or homestead here. From canning to knitting to sewing, we'll cover everything you need to know to achieve greater self-sufficiency.
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How to Buy Land for a Homestead or Small Farm
Ready to buy land for your dream homestead, small farm, or hobby farm? Learn how to find the land that is right for you.

How to Process Chickens for Meat
Learn how to slaughter and process chickens and other poultry for meat.

How to Make Biodynamic Compost
Learn how to make biodynamic compost preparations and use them to enhance your biodynamic compost.

How to Make Your Own DIY Seed Starting Mix
Learn how to create your own recipe for a seed starting mix for growing your own plants from seed. It is easy to do and will save you money on your small farm, hobby farm or homestead.

How to Make Your Own Chicken or Poultry Feed
Move toward greater self-sufficiency when you make your own chicken or other poultry feed on your small farm or homestead. This will get you started toward a custom mix that meets your needs for chicken feed and keeps your hens healthy.

How to Start Homesteading
Start homesteading, right now, even if you live in the city.

Great Elderberry Recipes
Have some elderberry bushes just overflowing with ripe, yummy-looking elderberries? These recipes will give you plenty to do with these healthful, tasty berries.

Flavoring Kombucha
Learn how to add flavors and depth to your kombucha brew on your homestead, hobby farm or small farm.

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