A Self-Sustaining Homestead

How To Create Your Own 1-Acre, Self-Sustaining Homestead Illustration by: Dorling Kindersley There are endless ways to create your own self-sustaining homestead using 1-acre of land. Some people prefer to keep cows, goats, pigs and hens, while others prefer to keep animal livestock to a minimum, or none at all. With or without livestock, your […] 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 »