Recommended Items For The Homestead

Recommended Item Of The Week: Kitchen Compost Pail

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit If you’re going to grow a great organic vegetable garden you first have to grow good soil and to grow good soil compost is going to play a huge part on your homestead. For a lot of folks some of the most difficult parts of composting ...
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Recommended Item Of The Week: Stainless Steel Cast Iron Chainmail Scrubber

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit I love using all my cast iron! I remember the days of trying to use a spatula to scrape the crud out of the bottom of my cast iron skillet and trying not to mess up the seasoning on the pan. Then I found out about ...
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Recommended Item Of The Week: Home Canning With Confidence

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit The question that I get asked quite often by folks just getting started is “What Homesteading Skills Should I Work On As A New Homesteader?” Of all the things on the list of skills I give them I think learning to can is the one that ...
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Recommended Item Of The Week: Heated Seed Mat

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit For the first couple years of growing a garden I didn’t use heated seed mats, I started all of my seeds indoors on the kitchen table (despite my wife’s displeasure with this) in front of a south facing window. It seemed like it would take forever ...
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Recommended Item Of The Week: Hori Hori Knife

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit If you were to ask me what my 3 most used gardening tools are, the Hori Hori Knife would be on the list and it would be on the list for most serious gardeners I think. What is a Hori Hori Knife? Sometimes referred to as ...
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Recommended Item Of The Week: Electric Leaf Shredder

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit As autumn approaches and gardens come to an end and leaves start to fall from the trees that provided you with many nuts and fruits just weeks earlier, you may turn your thinking toward another way the dying plants and fading leaves can provide for your ...
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Recommended Item Of The Week: Wooden Half Bushel Baskets

~~Thank You For Sharing~~ShareTweetGooglePinterestReddit Baskets like these 2-pack Cornucopia Brands Wooden Half Bushel Baskets have been used for many years on homesteads everywhere for both practical garden and farm chores to decorative purposes at the farmers market or farm stand. Product features of the Cornucopia Brands Wooden Half Bushel Baskets ...
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