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What To Look For When Building A Homestead


What are some of the things to look for when building a homestead? We get this question a lot and there are some definite things one should pay attention to when looking for land. And there are some hard questions one should ask before buying and building a homestead.  

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Making Maple Syrup ~ Sap is running!


Cottage Craft Works: It’s almost February and the sap is flowing. We have temps running now into the mid to upper 40’s during the day and 20’s at night. The Ozarks maple season is short and so you have to be ready to jump when it comes. So here …

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Tasting Our Smoked Venison Salami


We visited another homestead called Shalom Acres and they make some great hard salami with all of the animals they raise. Grass fed beef, sheep and harvested deer. Amazing! Throw in some homemade wine and raw cheese and you have some wonderful fruits of labor. Here is their website:

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Building Your Own Greenhouse


We got a lot of questions about building our greenhouse and what materials we used. If you’re looking for a good source for greenhouses, this is video you want to see. Having your own greenhouse is great and gives you an extra growing season with lots of possibilities.

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Easy DIY Rocket Stove


Have you ever wanted to build a rocket stove? It’s very simple and very useful. I’m sure you can find multiple uses for this projects and building it is very affordable! Give it a try!

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The Ultimate Survivalist Garden Food


Do you want a good source of food that will grow back every year guaranteed without planting? Would you like a food that you could easily hide on your property and nobody else would know what it is? I have the solution! Plus with other added benefits! High in Iron …

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Solar For Your Chickens


We have gotten very good egg production over the last year and we wanted to try and improve that a bit by adding a light in the chicken coop. Here is the article mentioned in the video. How We Got 1447 Eggs This Winter and How You Can Too! How …

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