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– Homesteading and – Back To The Land, refers to lifestyles of self-supply and a way of making a living that is, to some extent, disconnected from the main supply chain.
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Urban farming business plan.
Curtis Stone: The Urban Farmer / Recommend Reading
Have you ever considered farming, but you have no land?
Would you perhaps be looking for a comprehensive urban farming business plan?
This is the perfect information source for you if you want to farm, but:
– You stay in an urban area and you don’t own agricultural land;
– You don’t know the required techniques or business strategies.
– You don’t know which high yield crops to plant; Read more
Raised Garden Beds Benefits
Modern day homesteading and the move to a more off grid basic lifestyle brought a new interest into own food cultivation.
Even city dwellers took up an interest in growing their own vegetables. Raised garden beds and even containers are becoming increasingly popular as the solution to growing your own organic vegetables.
There are numerous benefits of raised garden beds and / or container gardening.
In her book, We Are As Gods, the writer Kate Daloz deals with the interesting and recent history of the back to the land movement in the USA.
This back to the land movement occurred simultaneously with the hippie movement during the early seventies. Kate experienced these two movements at first hand while growing up as a child in such a sub-culture brought about by the hippie movement.
Kate’s parents referred to their neighbors, over at the Myrtle Hill commune as Read more
Composting is nature’s way of cycling organic material into nutrient rich, fertile soil.
Compost is natures gift to the off-grid, organic farmer. Many of us know the benefits of using compost as an organic fertilizer, but not all know how to make a compost pile.
Which is best?
To buy one of the chicken coop kits readily available, or to find easy chicken coop plans and build your own?
Both options have some pros and cons.
Before considering your options, you must first decide on a few things: Read more
Which product will I recommend as the best 18 v cordless drill?
Please read further to see why I recommend this 18 V Cordless Drill.
Product: Makita 18V LXT® Lithium Ion Cordless 1/2” Hammer Driver Drill Kit (3.0Ah) Review.
Price: $129.00 (retail)
Listed as BEST SELLER on Amazon.com
Shipping Weight: 10 lbs
Guarantee: 3 year and one year on battery
My Rating: 9.5 out of 10 Read more
Today, I’m super excited!!
I found these shed plans and designs online. It is so comprehensive, detailed and easy to follow, I simply have to share it with my website’s followers.
These are the perfect off-grid shelter plans.
It is the detailed designs you’ve always been looking for to build your own shed, even if you don’t have any previous experience.
So why am I so excited about it? …
Choose the right battery
Cordless tools started out with the introduction of cordless drill / screwdriver offerings.
During the past decade or more, huge improvements were made to these tools. The biggest area of development was in cordless drill batteries. Different battery types and battery voltage are now available. The range of tools making use of cordless batteries were expanded, mainly because of… Read more
Free Range Chicken farming
Rearing free range chickens as part of the off-grid lifestyle can be very rewarding.
Apart from being self-supportive with eggs and meat from your chicken husbandry, your free range chicken farming may also be expanded into a handy income source to support your off-grid lifestyle. There are even more benefits to rearing free range chickens … Read more