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Homesteading, the ultimate DIY. Here you'll find tips and projects for everything from making your own preserves to raising chickens to growing your own vegetables. Get ready to go off grid! BOARD RULES: https://www.bloggers.hometalk.com/group-boards

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How to Generate Free Basil Plants

There are two ways to go about propagating basil: Starting with seed or taking cuttings from an existing plant. Free herb plants!

Cheap Fertilizers You Have at Home 9 Super Cheap Garden Fertilizers You Have at Home. Natural and organic fertilizers for your Super Cheap Garden Fertilizers You Have at Home. Natural and organic fertilizers for your garden. Organic Vegetables, Growing Vegetables, Garden Pests, Garden Fertilizers, Garden Mulch, Potager Bio, Natural Pesticides, Fertilizer For Plants, Vegetable Garden Fertilizer

9 Super Cheap Fertilizers You Have at Home Right Now

Every gardeners needs to fertilize their garden. Instead of purchasing some from the store, try one of these super cheap fertilizers you have at home!

This tutorial will show you how to make a screech owl box. I provide free plans and photos that show the steps. If you love attracting and watching birds, this is a great project. It only takes a few tools and can be made over the weekend. Owl Nest Box, Owl Box, Homemade Bird Houses, Bird Houses Diy, Bird House Plans Free, Screech Owl, Bird Boxes, Nesting Boxes, Backyard Birds

How to Make a Screech Owl Box

This tutorial will show you how to make a screech owl box. I provide free plans and photos that show the steps. If you love attracting and watching birds, this is a great project. It only takes a few tools and can be made over the weekend.

If you're a novice at food preservation, these easy canning recipes are a good place to start. They all use a simple water bath method.  #canning #homestead #recipes Easy Canning, Water Bath Canning, Canning Tips, Pressure Canning Recipes, Home Canning Recipes, Pressure Cooker Recipes, Pressure Cooking, Freezing Vegetables, Canning Vegetables

Get Started with Canning the EASY Way with these Recipes

If you're a novice at food preservation, these easy canning recipes are a good place to start. They all use a simple water bath method.

Having a greenhouse in your backyard is so last year! Why not build an underground greenhouse that will serve you when SHTF?! Greenhouses are brilliant for emergency preppers and people looking to become more self-sufficient, and when one correctly, it will save you a fortune! Take a look here for more details now. #greenhouse #undergroundgreenhouse #buildingagreenhouse #howtobuildagreenhouse

Building Your Own Underground Greenhouse

Having a greenhouse in your backyard is so last year! Why not build an underground greenhouse that will serve you when SHTF?! Greenhouses are brilliant for emergency preppers and people looking to become more self-sufficient, and when one correctly, it will save you a fortune! Take a look here for more details now. #greenhouse #undergroundgreenhouse #buildingagreenhouse #howtobuildagreenhouse

Kiwi jam is simple to make and delicious! This winter time jam is made with less sugar, no store-bought pectin, and lots of ripe kiwis. It’s also simple to can and it lasts on the shelf for months. Jelly Recipes, Jam Recipes, Canning Recipes, Freezing Vegetables, Freezing Fruit, Kiwi Jam, How To Make Jelly, Marmalade Recipe, Fruit Preserves

Kiwi Jam Recipe

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Kiwi jam is simple to make and delicious! This winter time jam is made with less sugar, no store-bought pectin, and lots of ripe kiwis. It’s also simple to can and it lasts on the shelf for months.

This low sugar mixed berry jam is so easy and simple to make. Throw in whatever berries you can come by, some sugar, and fresh lemon juice and you have a wonderful jam! It’s also very simple to can. Jelly Recipes, Jam Recipes, Canning Recipes, Mixed Berry Jam, Mixed Berries, Marmalade Recipe, Fruit Preserves, How To Make Jam, Dehydrated Food

Low Sugar Mixed Berry Jam

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This low sugar mixed berry jam is so easy and simple to make. Throw in whatever berries you can come by, some sugar, and fresh lemon juice and you have a wonderful jam! It’s also very simple to can.

Actually, both camps are proper. It all depends on how you plan to live and how self sufficient you really wish to be. You can reside on a single acre and raise animals, grow crops, and construct a house. Homestead Survival, Wilderness Survival, Survival Prepping, Survival Skills, Emergency Preparedness, Survival Stuff, Urban Homesteading, Hobby Farms, Small Farm

15 Signs You’ve Embraced Homestead Life

Homesteading takes over your life in a such a beautiful and sometimes inconvenient way. Once you’ve given in to the homestead life, you realize your priorities have changed. Whether you are a veteran homesteader or just getting started in homesteading, you know transitioning to this way of life is a process of learning to do ... Read More about 15 Signs You’ve Embraced Homestead Life

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What is biofilm aka pink slime?

How often should you clean chicken waterers? If your chickens water container has a slimy film in the bottom or on the inside, then you're not cleaning it enough. The coating inside a poultry waterer is called biofilm and it contains lots of bacteria that can make your chickens sick.

Make homemade Rhubarb wine with this easy recipe. Perfect for cocktails or sangria, this DIY recipe can be made in a small batch or 5 gallon jugs.

Rhubarb Wine Recipe - Easy Homemade Wine

Make homemade Rhubarb wine with this easy recipe. Perfect for cocktails or sangria, this DIY recipe can be made in a small batch or 5 gallon jugs.

You are going to love these survival canning recipes by SHTF Preparedness. This article contains over 50 recipes that can be canned and kept fresh for later. If you are an emergency prepper, or you simply believe in having plenty of long-lasting food in your pantry, this post is for you. Check out this article now for more details, and start canning now! #prepper #emergencyprepper #canningfood #howtocanfood #foodcanningrecipes

50+ Survival Canning Recipes

You are going to love these survival canning recipes by SHTF Preparedness. This article contains over 50 recipes that can be canned and kept fresh for later. If you are an emergency prepper, or you simply believe in having plenty of long-lasting food in your pantry, this post is for you. Check out this article now for more details, and start canning now! #prepper #emergencyprepper #canningfood #howtocanfood #foodcanningrecipes

Here is some helpful information about 13 trees that you should start growing in your yard and why. A lot of people are scared to plant trees near their homes so that they won’t have to deal with serious ground issues in the future, but the truth is that the benefits of growing trees outweigh the negatives. Take a look here for more information. #trees #goodtrees #plantingtrees #reasonstoplanttrees #whyshouldiplanttrees

13 Trees You SHOULD Start Growing in Your Yard and Why

Here is some helpful information about 13 trees that you should start growing in your yard and why. A lot of people are scared to plant trees near their homes so that they won’t have to deal with serious ground issues in the future, but the truth is that the benefits of growing trees outweigh the negatives. Take a look here for more information. #trees #goodtrees #plantingtrees #reasonstoplanttrees #whyshouldiplanttrees

Get the tutorial and plans to build a unique Adirondack Chair. This one is made, using dowels. A very strong chair and the dowels are comfortable to sit on. Great project for beginner woodworkers or the more advanced. Enjoy Popular Woodworking How To Make Beginner Woodworking Projects, Woodworking Techniques, Popular Woodworking, Woodworking Videos, Woodworking Furniture, Furniture Plans, Woodworking Crafts, Woodworking Plans, Woodworking Classes

Adirondack Chair Tutorial

Get the tutorial and plans to build a unique Adirondack Chair. This one is made, using dowels. A very strong chair and the dowels are comfortable to sit on. Great project for beginner woodworkers or the more advanced. Enjoy

In this post, I will share with you 10 tips that will help you grow an amazing and very productive container herb garden. We will go over why I think that it’s better to grow herbs in containers instead of in the garden and I‘ll share my experience and personal tips for growing better herbs from soil to watering and feeding. Let’s create a fabulous herb container garden! Container Herb Garden, Growing Herbs, Gardening Tips, Natural Remedies, The Help, Harvest, Garden Ideas, Planter Pots, Fruit

Container Herb Garden: 10 Tips for Success

In this post, I will share with you 10 tips that will help you grow an amazing and very productive container herb garden. We will go over why I think that it’s better to grow herbs in containers instead of in the garden and I‘ll share my experience and personal tips for growing better herbs from soil to watering and feeding. Let’s create a fabulous herb container garden!

How to Make Wonderful Herbal Bath Soaks at Home These wonderful herbal bath soaks are great fun to make, fabulous for your health and well-being and can be tailored to suit the recipient. Leaky Gut, Bath Recipes, Soap Recipes, Bath Tea, Bath Soaks, Home Made Soap, Homemade Beauty Products, Natural Products, Diy Christmas Gifts

How to Make Wonderful Herbal Bath Soaks at Home • Craft Invaders

These wonderful herbal bath soaks are great fun to make, fabulous for your health and well-being and can be tailored to suit the recipient.