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How to Start a Container Garden

Homesteading

How to Start a Container Garden

We all want more space. We especially want more space to grow more things, which is especially true for the modern homesteader, mainly because space can be hard to come by. If you live in a city of bustling urban sprawl, but seek to live a homesteader’s life, this feeling is probably commonplace...
Mike Fitzgerald Aug 4, 2022
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How Vertical Gardening Helps You Grow More Food

Gardening

How Vertical Gardening Helps You Grow More Food

Here’s an unfortunate idea most people who want to grow food for themselves live under: they think they don’t have the space to do so. In most cases, this simply isn’t true, but this mindset runs rampant in society, and in this writer’s opinion it needs to be changed. One way we can change it is by...
Mike Fitzgerald Jun 23, 2022
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5 Unique Duck Breeds for Your Homestead

Homesteading

5 Unique Duck Breeds for Your Homestead

Ducks fill a niche on the homestead that no other animal can. Various breeds can either give you a whole lot of meat or a whole lot of eggs, but this article will focus on species that are classified (generally speaking) as dual-purpose birds, meaning you get the best of both worlds. You'll be...
Mike Fitzgerald Jun 9, 2022
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How to Turn Bird Manure into Garden Fertilizer

Homesteading

How to Turn Bird Manure into Garden Fertilizer

Many folks with backyard flocks of poultry and fowl never realize the goldmine their birds produce. Some people might very well call that a crying shame. The reality is that manure from backyard ducks and chickens is every bit as valuable as other forms of manure yet goes relatively unnoticed, much...
Mike Fitzgerald May 17, 2022
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