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  1. DIY foundation

    hi all thaught you might be intrested in how i make my own foundation at home for basicaly free. so i put it in a video here.
  2. Hello from Nova Scotia and NewBrunswick

    Hi everyone. Born and raised in Nova Scotia I lived most of my adult life in NewBrunswick. Semi retired I now am back and forth from Nova Scotia and NewBrunswick. At present I am trying to reclaim my wife's old homestead. It's a beautiful peace of property about 25 acres overlooking a...
  3. a plan to get started on homesteading

    Homesteading Questions
    Of all the books I have read the best big picture book was by Ed Robinson and his wife. The Have More Plan. Written as a series of magazine articles way back in the late 40's which was eventually compiled into a small book the size of a large format magazine. It has surely spurred my thinking on...
  4. Build a Chicken Coop

    I created a slideshow video showing how our chicken coop was built. This coop was designed by me, and I created a set of plans in CAD that I've shared for free over the past several years through various venues. I'm happy to share them (FREE) with anyone on this forum if wanted. Just follow the...
  5. Hello from the Ozarks

    Good morning HT! We are at 70 degrees this morning in South Central Missouri, it's a beautiful morning. I enjoyed a walk around the barn yard this morning before anything or anyone else was awake. It's like meditation to me on a still, quiet, foggy morning. Our family is "starting over" living...
  6. Beautiful Fruit/plant property in Idaho

    Real Estate
    Hi We are selling our home and 8.72 acres in beautiful north central Idaho. Great opportunity for a fruit/nursery business, or just want a beautiful, peaceful place to call home. We have established fruit trees, Cherries, Apples, Plums, 80+ Blueberry bushes, raspberries, elderberries, Pears...
  7. Selling meat in Michigan

    I am having trouble finding clear answers on this. I would love it if someone could post the link to the actual law or code that defines this. I am trying to figure out what the process is to be able to sell retail cuts of meat from our farm. At like farmers markets etc. we will be wanting to...
  8. Lease valid after sale?

    Real Estate
    My wife and I purchased our first home this past month. A farm house with 12 acres, previously the back 9 were farmed by a local very large farm company and we were told when we bought the house that they had a 3 year lease and were two years into it. I have not received anything from the...
  9. What forum is the best place to sell hay?

    Homesteading Questions
    We have roughly 8000 bails of hay that we will be cutting come may for 1st cutting.... and we are trying to find people before its here that will want it... we will be selling it for $4.00 a bail and the bails about 75 pounds. We live in Portland Michigan. message me with any questions...