Ten Things to Think About When Buying the Land for Your Homestead

While there are many things to consider when purchasing an acreage, here are ten important things that we learned (some the hard way) along the way. TraditionalCookingSchool.com

When we began to consider our move to the country, purchasing land was intimidating. Neither of us (my husband nor I) had made that kind of purchase before. While there are many things to consider when purchasing an acreage, here are ten important things that we learned (some the hard way) along the way. [by Jenny Cazzola]

50 Gift Ideas for the Traditional Foodie, Homesteader, and Prepper on Your List

50 Gift Ideas for Foods, Homesteaders, and Preppers | Still looking for that perfect gift for those on your list with unique interests like traditional foods, chickens, and emergency preparedness? (Perhaps it's you who's the unique one!) Search no more -- here's an extensive list of 50 gift ideas for the foodie, homesteader, or prepper. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Still looking for that perfect gift for those on your list with unique interests like traditional foods, chickens, and emergency preparedness? (Perhaps it’s you who’s the unique one!) Search no more — here’s an extensive list of 50 gift ideas for the foodie, homesteader, or prepper. [by Jenny Cazzola]

KYF #089: Seed Saving Connects Communities

Seed Saving Connects Communities | His mission: to connect communities with the seeds that sustain them. Meet Bill McDorman, author of the free online book "Basic Seed Saving" and co-founder of the Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance. Get to know Bill and more about seed saving through the links and information below, and of course through this podcast. Plus... the tip of the week! | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/89

His mission: to connect communities with the seeds that sustain them. Meet Bill McDorman, author of the free online book “Basic Seed Saving” and co-founder of the Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance. Get to know Bill and more about seed saving through the links and information below, and of course through this podcast. Plus… the tip of the week! [by Wardee Harmon]

KYF #085: More Urban Farming with Greg Peterson (plus free webinar)

More Urban Farming with Greg Peterson (plus free webinar) | One of our most popular guests, Greg Peterson is back for the third time. He's been inspiring others and practicing urban farming on his 1/3 acre city lot for 25 years. We're talking more about The Urban Farm (his home), the concepts of "food miles" and seasonal eating, plus he is inviting you to a free webinar on urban farming. | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/85

One of our most popular guests, Greg Peterson is back for the third time. He’s been inspiring others and practicing urban farming on his 1/3 acre city lot for 25 years. We’re talking more about The Urban Farm (his home), the concepts of “food miles” and seasonal eating, plus he is inviting you to a free webinar on urban farming. [by Wardee Harmon]

KYF #084: Homespun Seasonal Living

Homespun Seasonal Living | Lover of glass jars and honey bees, Kathie embraces seasonal living in the Flathead Valley of Montana. She's a writer and teacher and shares her love of simple living and creativity both locally and online at her blog, Homespun Seasonal Living. Get to know Kathie through this podcast. Plus... the tip of the week! | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/84

Lover of glass jars and honey bees, Kathie embraces seasonal living in the Flathead Valley of Montana. She’s a writer and teacher and shares her love of simple living and creativity both locally and online at her blog, Homespun Seasonal Living. Get to know Kathie through this podcast. Plus… the tip of the week! [by Wardee Harmon]

Tips for Growing Fall Vegetables

Tips for Growing Fall Vegetables | One of the best ways to settle into growing your own food is to change your perspective on the growing season. Gardening is not just a summer activity. Depending on your zone, gardening is something that can happen year round. | GNOWFGLINS.com

One of the best ways to settle into growing your own food is to change your perspective on the growing season. Gardening is not just a summer activity. Depending on your zone, gardening is something that can happen year round. Here are a few tips for success. [by Jenny Cazzola]