Food Independence on a 1930s Farm

A young man and his family relished the seasonal bounty of their garden and orchard, especially the green chili chow-chow they made each fall. By Harold Oliver, as told to Peter Kohler We braided onions and hung them to dry in the cellar. ROBERT SHETTERLY This account was told to me by my former neighbor, Harold Oliver, …

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The Second Step in Providing Your Own Food

Let’s dig deeper into this subject so that you can fully understand the types of foods you select to produce/raise for your family and friends.  Below is the graph you saw in the previous post, with the daily caloric needs filled in for each person and then the totals. Daunting?  Yes… Do not worry.  Now …

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Stop Going to Grocery Stores!

How much do you spend on groceries per month?  Want to pocket that money instead? Contribute to our "How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project" now!   Just $5 will help so much! We want to create the How to Provide FOOD for Your Family T.V. Show...  a "How To" T.V. show web series …

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How to Provide FOOD for Your Family

We are launching our Kickstarter Project!  Introducing (drum roll please...) How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project   Many of you are well aware of my passion for teaching others... How to Provide for Their Family... Well, we are bringing this knowledge on a whole new scale...  We want to create  Season One: …

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This is HUGE!!! At least for us…

Okay, We have an announcement... This is HUGE!!!  At least for us... Well, hopefully for so many others... We've moved!  We are starting our homestead and farm over again.  We look at this as  a lot of hard work, (possibly some cursing... okay, cursing... confession here we come) sweat -lots of sweat-, blood -lots of …

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