Livestock

Livestock

Pastured Pork For Free Or For Profit

In this episode of the Modern Homesteading Podcast, Kelly and Troy McClung guest host again. The core of the discussion is how to raise hogs on your homestead for free or for profit. Kelly and Troy detail how they raise pastured pork on their homestead and how it is a ...
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The Basics Of Raising Meat Rabbits

In this video I cover the basics of raising meat rabbits. This was recorded from one of our regular online video live events where we discuss a variety of homesteading topics to help and encourage both experienced and beginner homesteaders. https://youtu.be/n_5D8SrETNk . List of Topics Discussed In This Video: ...
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How To Get Started Raising Pigs On The Homestead

Are you thinking about adding pigs to your homestead? Pigs are a great homestead animal but there are a few things you should know before you get started. . . Infrastructure Space - Pigs actually require less space than most large livestock, most of the literature out there recommends a ...
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Keeping Livestock On An Urban Homestead

On today's podcast I'm joined by Sherry Willis from Half-Pint Homestead to talk about keeping livestock on an urban homestead and the new eCourse she has put together to help urban farmers take the livestock leap. . . We discuss: Sherry's homesteading journey and experience Some of the challenges and ...
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Keeping Urban Livestock eCourse

Beginner Homesteaders who may still be living in town have always been a focus of outreach for us. We truly want to help and inspire everyone to do all they can where they are to live a more self-sufficient and sustainable lifestyle. Part of that journey may be keep livestock ...
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Caring For Rabbits In Cold Weather

Well it happened, winter showed up again. I knew it was coming, it does every year about this time and yet i'm never quite fully prepared for it. I remember our first winter with rabbits and a few things caught us by surprise. Perhaps it snuck up on you too ...
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Raising Rabbits: Colony or Cages?

Today is Day 20 of our 30 days of homesteading Q&A on the podcast where we are answering your questions about homesteading by featuring one question per episode and providing an in depth answer for 30 episodes. Today's question is "I'm going to start raising rabbits for meat but i'm ...
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Changing The Rabbitry and Preparing For Quail

Changing the Rabbitry Over the last year and a half my rabbitry went from cages to a colony setup in a 10' x 24' pen and now is getting taken back to cages. Why? When I first left the cages for the colony it was for a few reasons. First ...
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