What a Family of 4 Really Needs For a Self Reliant Homestead

Starting a homestead is an exciting and beautiful thing, so much so that many can go over board on animals and find that it is too much for them to maintain.  This article will focus on just looking at your family needs without getting too excited and going over board.  So what does a family […]

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Urban Homesteading – Livestock

If you are in an urban setting, you can still have some livestock to help you gain some experience on homesteading and sustainable living.  Most people recommend rabbit and quail as the perfect urban homestead livestock. Here are just a few points to consider: Both are good meat sources but quail has less meat than […]

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Money on the Homestead – Rabbit Manure

If you are considering raising rabbits on the homestead as a meat source, you will also find that there are a few ways of also making money on the homestead with them.  You can sell rabbit meat, live rabbits as pets or meat rabbits for others to reproduce on their homestead and sell their manure […]

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