This article was originally posted on Meg’s blog. She is the author of modernroots.org and a Grit Magazine blogger. Modern Roots is her documented journey to become self-reliant in food. She lives in Annandale, MN and is working on building her 5 acre homestead from the ground up. Through innovation and well, free stuff she is working on making her homestead a comfortable and attractive place to develop her purposeful animal husbandry and gardening ventures in order to become self-reliant.
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- Raw Milk Movement
- Starting Seeds in Eggshells
- Start Your Own Sweet Potato Slips, It’s Easy!
- Sheet mulching
- 5-Gallon Bucket Worm Farm=Black Gold