Category: Homesteading


The Importance of Teas in Wild Medicinal Treatments

In many ways natural medicine gets a bad wrap. I think its because we look at natural medicine in the same way that we look at modern medicine.

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How About an Aquaculture System?

The thing about DIY projects is once you have tackled enough of them they get a lot less intimidating. You get used to the learning curve and you get used to that aha moment when things fall into place.

The thing about DIY projects is once you have tackled enough of them they get a lot less intimidating. You get used to the learning curve and you get used to that aha moment when things fall into place. However, …

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Three Tips to Get Spring Started Right

There may be nothing quite like the potential of a new spring. When the first green shoots begin to come from the ground and the trees its dazzling.

There may be nothing quite like the potential of a new spring. When the first green shoots begin to come from the ground and the trees its dazzling. The monotone colors of the winter season are forced out by the  …

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Three Powerful Bags for Evacuation

While there are many pieces needed to assemble the evacuation plan and execute it, you are going to need a good bag as one of those pieces.

While there are many pieces needed to assemble the evacuation plan and execute it, you are going to need a good bag as one of those pieces. The bag is going to hold things like important documents, keepsakes and comfort …

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Fermenting and How its a Preppers Stockpile and Medicine

Food preservation is an extremely effective method for feeding people in the long term. That might go without saying but its as good a place as any to start.

Food preservation is an extremely effective method for feeding people in the long term. That might go without saying but its as good a place as any to start. Most fresh foods have a very minimal shelf life. You need …

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State Land for the Bugout Location

There are an estimated 2 million preppers in our nation. Of course, that has to be an understatement because how many preppers call themselves preppers and tell other?

There are an estimated 2 million preppers in our nation. Of course, that has to be an understatement because how many preppers call themselves preppers and tell other? Understanding that we know there are lots of people concerned with the …

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Prepare to Evacuate Pets

What makes up a family? Are your pets part of the family? Every time we see a serious natural disaster there are all kinds of people who abandon their pets.

What makes up a family? Are your pets part of the family? Every time we see a serious natural disaster there are all kinds of people who abandon their pets. The people don’t make the news but the lonely, scared …

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Incorporate Freeze Dried Food into Daily Life

While the majority of people who by freeze dried food are doing it to assure they have a food source in a disaster.

While the majority of people who by freeze-dried food are doing it to assure they have a food source in a disaster. It is a very basic preparedness plan that makes sense for all sorts of people who know the …

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The French Drain a Double Headed Solution

There are lots of Americans who suffer with drainage issues on their property. There are all sorts of angles you can take when addressing a drainage issue on your property.

There are lots of Americans who suffer with drainage issues on their property. There are all sorts of angles you can take when addressing a drainage issue on your property. Some people build things like load bearing walls, others regrade …

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Pruning Your Fruit Trees for More Fruit

Even if you are supporting  a small urban homestead, one of the things that can really add diversity to your homestead.

Even if you are supporting a small urban homestead, one of the things that can really add diversity to your homestead. If anyone is looking to make an immediate upgrade to a property, things like fruit and nut trees really …

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