Homestead Living

Pros and Cons of Free Range Poultry

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Traditionally, there have been two schools of thought on the pros and cons of free-range poultry. The first is totally free-range freedom. This usually means an evening feeding of grain or other treat is used to lure the flock back to the coop for roosting. The other school of thought has been no free range…

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The Goat on The Homestead

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The goat is one of the most productive additions to almost any homestead. It doesn’t matter if you have one acre or a thousand, goats can be an asset.

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How To Oven Can Quick Breads

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I suppose the title of this post is deceptive – “How To Oven Can Quick Breads” – because it’s really baking bread in a jar for storage. There’s no canning process which takes place. We call it oven canned quick bread because when the bread is taken from the oven we immediately place a lid on it to seal the jar.

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My Favorite Pumpkin Pie Recipe And Tips For Preserving Pumpkin

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Bringing a pumpkin pie to a get together is a sure way to be remembered. The spices in the pie bring feelings of warmth, comfort, and nostalgia. TFL’s pumpkin pie recipe is a favorite with family and friends.  Our tips for preserving pumpkin will help you keep the aroma flowing from your kitchen year round. …

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