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Three Free Range Hens and Counting

So as we only had one hen for some time (thanks to our puppy) Dad felt it was time to purchase a few more. In general, hens that are settled tend not to mix well with new hens coming into the pack. 161 more words


Self sufficiency: Homemade Camembert cheese

A discussion came up at work a while back (okay, maybe a couple of years ago) about Australian made cheeses. Someone in the discussion mentioned they had gone to a great cheese making class at a dairy they had been to on holidays, where the owners of the small family run dairy held classes and anyone that was interested could come along and learn how to make cheese from home – they got to take away their own homemade cheese at the end of the day. 188 more words


Think in terms of being self sufficient - ep 001

This is my first blog post. I will soon have a website also for United For Truth And Peace.  I also have a Fine Art Photography blog at https://unitedmmcart.wordpress.com

Afro American

Where are their heads?

I am sorry for this rant, but please bear with me! I keep seeing all these people (Mostly people who have NO idea what life is like on a farm or in areas where people actually live off the land. 281 more words


Struggles of a College Student

Before college I never knew what it was life to be self-sufficient or how to manage myself without relying on others. I always had lived at home with my parents to take care of me, and the only time that I bought my own food was if I wanted a bag of chips from the corner store or something. 520 more words

A Bit About Me

Planting and sowing

I find it so fulfilling being outside in the spring and tending my garden. On Sunday we got quite a bit done.

With the help of our visitor Liva, I sowed more tomatoes, aubergines, broad beans and bazil. 109 more words



“How did every revolution in history start?” asks Philipa Farley, “with hungry people.”

When the minimum wage for farm staff was increased last year, Philipa and her mom, Susan, decided they had to act. 474 more words