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Thriving When It Counts: How To Use Bug Infested Food

Thriving When It Counts: How To Use Bug Infested Food

You may have done everything right in protecting your dry pantry goods, but there are times when bugs find a way into your food supply. While these infestations may prevent humans from consuming it, take comfort in knowing that all is not lost!

Why Your Backyard Chickens Could Be Giving You Salmonella

Why Your Backyard Chickens Could Be Giving You Salmonella

Raising backyard chickens has been trending in recent years, thanks to the sustainability movement. But it could be making your family sick. Eight different states are reporting Salmonella outbreaks linked to backyard chickens.

6 Fall Plants to Get Planted Now

6 Fall Plants to Get Planted Now

Even though it is Fall, it does not mean you should neglect your garden. Here are six Fall plants to get in the ground now.

How to Select the Best Grow Light for Your Indoor Garden

How to Select the Best Grow Light for Your Indoor Garden

With the price of food on a steady incline, more people are making an effort to grow their own food sources at home. While having a functioning garden is easy during the warm summer months, when the days get shorter in the fall, gardeners have to get creative in helping plants grow.

Some Basics on Living a Self-Reliant Lifestyle, Part 2

Some Basics on Living a Self-Reliant Lifestyle, Part 2

In order to live a self-sustained existence, you must prepare, and practice what it is that needs to be done…so that you can actually do it and not just have it stored away in a book or in your files.

Black Gold: Add Nutrients to the Garden - The Easy Way!

Black Gold: Add Nutrients to the Garden – The Easy Way!

Black gold is the product of vermicomposting—or, in simple terms, it’s the rich, black stuff that comes out the back end of a worm. This so-called “super soil” has many benefits and it only takes a little bit of work to build your own worm farm and start getting a constant supply.

How To Grow Pineapples Like a Pro!

How To Grow Pineapples Like a Pro!

Pineapples are a whiz to grow. If you plant them in the right place they need virtually no care and will thrive.

How to Ferment Feed for Healthier Chickens

How to Ferment Feed for Healthier Chickens

Fermenting chicken feed is an inexpensive and easy way to promoting good gut health. The process is so easy, you will wonder why you haven’t done this earlier!

What Miniature Cows Mean for Your Homestead

What Miniature Cows Mean for Your Homestead

Petite livestock choices is a cost-effective alternative and could be the answer to helping the self-reliant family achieve food freedom.

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