Save these Animals By eating them.

Some of these animals are great for small Homesteads, one of my favorites is the Dutch Belted Cow. These Animals Might Go Extinct Because No One Wants To Eat Them       The Steller’s sea cow, the passenger pigeon and the New Zealand moa all went extinct because people developed a taste for their […] Read more »

Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead

Expert advice on how to establish self-sufficient food production, including guidance on crop rotations, raising livestock and grazing management. By John Seymour August/September 2011 Perhaps not a 100%  Self-Sufficient Homestead but it gives you a good start and some great advice if your just starting out. Everyone will have a different approach to keeping a self-sufficient […] Read more »

Dutch Belted cows perfect for a small homestead.

Dutch Belted cows are an ideal dual-purpose homestead addition, providing just the right amount of nutritious milk and meat. The first time I read about dutch belted cows  I decided I wanted one, but they are a little hard to come by because they are a Heritage breed, and compared to a Holstein theres not that […] Read more »