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How To

by | May 27, 2020 | Video

HOW TO VIDEO SERIES

Learning the HOW-TO’s of working on a homestead can be daunting. We all want our homesteads to be productive and work FOR us, but knowing how to do that comes with time and experience. In these how-to videos, we share our expertise on various topics from building a DIY Hoop House to raising your own meat chickens. Take a scroll through the list and find the topic that interests you.

CHOOSING A HOMESTEAD PROPERTY – WHAT TO LOOK FOR AND WHAT TO AVOID

HOW TO COOK SCRAMBLED EGGS PERFECT EVERY TIME – CAST IRON PART 4
WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A CHICKEN TRACTOR – HOMESTEADING FAMILY
HOW TO MAKE A DIY BEAN TUNNEL (OR HOOP HOUSE)
HOW TO MAKE YOUR HOMESTEAD MORE RESILIENT
HOW TO CLEAN CAST IRON PROPERLY – CAST IRON SERIES PART 3
HOW TO STRIP AND RE-SEASON – CAST IRON PAN SERIES PART 2
15 MEDICINAL HERBS TO GROW AND THEIR COMMON USES
HOW TO START SEEDS INDOORS (WHAT, WHEN, WHY & HOW)
THREE NATURAL COUGH REMEDIES + HOMEMADE GARLIC SALVE
CANNING MEAT (SUPER EASY RAW PACK)
IMMUNE BOOSTING THROAT SOOTHING TEA
TIPS FOR A ZERO WASTE HOME – PANTRY CHAT #45
HOW TO PRUNE A FRUIT TREE (THAT’S BEEN NEGLECTED FOR YEARS)
HOW TO CHOOSE A CAST IRON SKILLET – HOMESTEADING FAMILY – CAST IRON PART 1
HOW TO FIRE UP & USE YOUR WOOD COOK-STOVE – HOMESTEADING FAMILY
HOMEMADE PARKER HOUSE ROLLS – WITH SOURDOUGH!
HOW TO MAKE HOMEMADE ELDERBERRY SYRUP – EASY STEP BY STEP TUTORIAL
RENDER YOUR OWN LARD
How to Put 3 Homemade Meals on the Table Every Day
20 Minute Meals (From Canned Food on Your Shelf!) – Homesteading Family
HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN LACTO-FERMENTED SAUERKRAUT

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Knowing what seeds to buy and when and how to plant them isn't always obvious based on the seed packet or catalog. Learn how to read seed packets to maximize your garden potential this year, and to keep records for your specific growing zone. In the current world we...

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Learn to Homestead While on a Budget

Learn to Homestead While on a Budget

So many people want to homestead, yet most think that it costs money (money they may not have). So the question begs, "How do you homestead with no money?" There are so many ways to homestead on a budget. Just like the seasons are separated into four groups, so are...

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