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Yearly Food Planning for Your Family

Planning a year’s supply of food for each member of your family can seem a daunting task.  Want to grow a large garden, have an orchard and vineyard, grow your own crops, and produce your own oil and sugar?  387 more words

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Dog Food Recipe - Our Dogs Eat Well!!!

Our Dog Food Recipe

2 lbs of Sweet Potato, Winter Squash or Carrots

3 c of Rolled Oats, Rice or Sprouted Barley

½ c Berries… 275 more words

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7 Invasive Weeds You Can Turn Into Livestock Feed

Written by: Joanna Hoyt

Most homesteaders have to deal with some kinds of invasive plants. On our farm in upstate New York, the main culprit is multiflora rose. 916 more words

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What You Should Know About Colloidal Silver

What Is Colloidal Silver?

Colloidal Silver is a suspension of very tiny silver particles in liquid, typically purified water. Silver is a mineral. It is not yet known, scientifically speaking, what the function of silver is in the human body. 1,444 more words

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The Easier-Than-Chicken, Egg-Laying Bird You Can Raise Indoors

Written by: Ashley Hetrick

Keeping backyard chickens is a great way to begin your journey toward self-sufficiency, but the term “backyard chickens” implies that you have a backyard. 809 more words

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Growing Potatoes

Potatoes are one of the most eaten and enjoyed vegetables in the USA.  Potatoes are a very good source of vitamin B6 and a good source of potassium, copper, vitamin C, manganese, phosphorus, niacin, dietary fiber and pantothenic acid.  438 more words

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DIY Rabbit Tractor

Reader Valinda Mullin shares a clever DIY hack that allows her to raise healthy, happy meat rabbits in a mobile pen.

By Valinda Mullin

I thought it’d be great to have a tractor for raising meat rabbits, just like people do with their chickens. 611 more words

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