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How to Start Your Own 1 Acre, Self-Sustaining Homestead

How to Start Your Own 1 Acre, Self-Sustaining Homestead

Seymour, J. (2016, April 13). How to Start Your Own 1 Acre, Self-Sustaining Homestead. DIY Gardening & Better Living. https://diygabl.tumblr.com/post/142763415082/how-to-start-your-own-1-acre-self-sustaining

Everyone will have a different approach to keeping a self-sufficient homestead, and it’s unlikely that any two 1-acre farms will follow the same plan or methods or agree completely on how to homestead. Your 1-acre homestead can be divided into land for raising livestock and a garden for raising fruits, vegetables, plus some grain and forage crops. Here is some expert advice on how to establish self-sufficient food production, including guidance on crop rotations, raising livestock and grazing management. To continue reading, follow the link above.