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Setting up a homestead requires more time and physical labor than keeping house in the city or suburbs. Learn skill-sets such as beekeeping and basic building construction before homesteading. Set up your self-sufficient homestead on tillable land offering access to a self-contained water supply, and where you can shelter safely in a vehicle or...

Setting up a homestead requires more time and physical labor than keeping house in the city or suburbs. Learn skill-sets such as beekeeping and basic building construction before homesteading. Set up your self-sufficient homestead on tillable land offering access to a self-contained water supply, and where you can shelter safely in a vehicle or...

costs for starting a homestead...Really good read, found alot of useful and interesting info in here

costs for starting a homestead...Really good read, found alot of useful and interesting info in here

TIPS for  Starting A Homestead -check for timber, mineral & water usage rights,  plant fruit trees, bushes, perennial veggies & herbs first, (START SMALL - do it right) make sure you have 2 or more water sources,  get  cast iron pots dutch oven for cooking on top of the wood-stove, buy freezer, Emergency supplies-water, oil lamp, generator.  Check what chemicals have been used on land, what is upstream of creek that may come downstream.   Put up a clothesline, make a compost area.

TIPS for Starting A Homestead -check for timber, mineral & water usage rights, plant fruit trees, bushes, perennial veggies & herbs first, (START SMALL - do it right) make sure you have 2 or more water sources, get cast iron pots dutch oven for cooking on top of the wood-stove, buy freezer, Emergency supplies-water, oil lamp, generator. Check what chemicals have been used on land, what is upstream of creek that may come downstream. Put up a clothesline, make a compost area.

Things we can learn from old homesteads about self-reliance, values, priorities, and how to survive.

10 Things We Can Learn From Old Homesteads

Things we can learn from old homesteads about self-reliance, values, priorities, and how to survive.

Good article on homestead planning. There are really good references on the last couple pages.

Expert Advice on Homestead Living - Homesteading and Livestock

Good article on homestead planning. There are really good references on the last couple pages.

How to afford to "mini-farm" on one income by Prairie Homestead - good tips!

How We Homestead on One Income

How to afford to "mini-farm" on one income by Prairie Homestead - good tips!

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