Category Archive: Homesteading

Canning Equipment – The Must-Have Tools For Canning Season

Canning Equipment – The Must-Have Tools For Canning Season I prefer to get my canning and preservation methods from homesteaders above all. While there are many canning enthusiasts out there and some are publishing books and have great advice I prefer those who canning to survive. Those folks who can to survive the winter will …

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Pegroll: the Foldable Tool Oraganiser

Pegroll: the Foldable Tool Oraganiser I cant imagine a single prepper or survivalist on the planet that wont fall in love with this tool pegroll. The design is fully customizable and can be made to fit any size effort. When I happened upon the article the first thing that came to mind was: BUGOUT BAG. …

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Why Your Home Survival Plan Needs A Camouflage Garden

Why Your Home Survival Plan Needs A Camouflage Garden That beautiful raised bed garden that produces tomatoes, peppers and zucchini for you is a great means of growing. In fact, in my experience it is the best method of growing. I find nothing works better than the good old raised bed. Still, your raised bed …

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How To Grow 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From 5 Plants

How To Grow 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From 5 Plants Are you short on space in your garden? Do you want to grow more tomatoes in a smaller area? Do you want more tomatoes to sell, store, can or eat? This method of growing them could see yields up to 90 lbs from just 5 plants. …

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How To Build The Best Potato Box Ever

How To Build The Best Potato Box Ever Growing potatoes in a box may seem weird and lot of effort but actually can double and even quadruple your potato yield. Growing potatoes in a box is just like planting in a raised bed. The box is designed so additional slats can be screwed to the …

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Top 10 Veggies to Start Growing In June

Top 10 Veggies to Start Growing In June This question comes up every single year, “Am I to late too start a veggie garden in June?” The short and great answer is NO. It is not too late so get planting. I always plant in June and even into July. If I can do it so …

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How Much You Should Plant To Feed Your Family For A Year

How Much You Should Plant To Feed Your Family For A Year Not long ago, people had to think about how much to grow for the year. They had to plan ahead, save seeds, plant enough for their family and preserve enough to survive over the winter months! It wasn’t just a hobby. It didn’t take up a 4 …

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How To Grow Asparagus in your Survival Garden

How To Grow Asparagus in your Survival Garden Asparagus is rich in vitamins B, C, calcium and iron. Growing perennials is a sustainable, practical gardening technique that will provide you with food for years. But there are a few things you need to know about growing your asparagus crop like how to avoid pests, diseases …

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56 Essential Items for A New Homesteader

56 Essential Items for A New Homesteader Starting a new homestead, especially as someone who has been living in the city the whole life, takes a huge amount of courage. It’s not easy, mentally and physically. But that’s not the only thing you need. Realistically, you’ll also need tools, equipment, and supplies to help you live …

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Easy Guide to Planting Cover Crops (to Improve Soil)

Easy Guide to Planting Cover Crops (to Improve Soil) One of the best things to happen to our country over the last 20 years is the explosion in home gardening and community gardening. I am so happy to see more and more people taking the reigns on food production. Whether they know it or not …

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