Make your garden do double duty by growing food and natural medicine! These six reasons will show you how beneficial it can be.
Here are 5 Spring projects preppers can do to get their homes fortified and preparedness ready.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Pineapples are a whiz to grow. If you plant them in the right place they need virtually no care and will thrive.
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!
Petite livestock choices is a cost-effective alternative and could be the answer to helping the self-reliant family achieve food freedom.
Although chickens are very adaptable, they still need a little extra TLC during extreme weather.