25 Jul '11, 1pm

Today: How To Start Your Own Small, Self-Sufficient Farm At Home

Today: How To Start Your Own Small, Self-Sufficient Farm At Home

I just finished reading an article over at Mother Earth News titled “Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead” which made me want to hurry up and find some land to settle on in the near future, so I figured I would share it with you guys in case you were interested in reading it. The article is actually an excerpt from the book The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It , which was published back in 1976 and remains a staple item in many farms and households to this day. With tips about preparing your land, crop rotation, what foods to plant to be self-sufficient, and what animals to keep and for what reasons, the excerpt/article had me dreaming of my own small farm.

Full article: http://www.thegoodhuman.com/2011/07/25/how-to-start-your-...

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