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  1. Country homesteader replied to the thread Getting acclimated to country.

    You can only become friends with neighbors if they won't accept you because of your past.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 9:17 PM
  2. Joel_BC replied to the thread Getting acclimated to country.

    On thing I'd recommend to anyone moving to a rural situation is to develop a friendship network. Be open, at least, to meeting people -...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:43 PM
  3. NH Homesteader liked treerooted's post in the thread New Member, New Homesteader.

    Yes, I'm glad my parents were avid gardeners though we lived in the burbs. After I moved away to university they bought a large property...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:39 PM
  4. Country homesteader attached a file to the thread Getting acclimated to country.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] The herb bed that's out by the side of the road. First pic yesterday before, second pic today mid-clean up,...

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  5. baymule liked treerooted's post in the thread New Member, New Homesteader.

    Yes, I'm glad my parents were avid gardeners though we lived in the burbs. After I moved away to university they bought a large property...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:18 PM
  6. baymule liked Country homesteader's post in the thread Getting acclimated to country.

    Only because I'm so cheap but also trying to become self-sufficient I made up my own insect repellent spray. The following is what I...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:17 PM
  7. Beekissed liked NH Homesteader's post in the thread Back to Eden Gardening Thread~Note: pic heavy thread..

    Last year I had the opposite- no rain, and my well ran dry. Everything just sat there thirsty. It is a bad feeling! Hope you get in...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 7:04 PM
  8. Country homesteader replied to the thread Getting acclimated to country.

    Only because I'm so cheap but also trying to become self-sufficient I made up my own insect repellent spray. The following is what I...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 7:04 PM
  9. treerooted replied to the thread New Member, New Homesteader.

    Yes, I'm glad my parents were avid gardeners though we lived in the burbs. After I moved away to university they bought a large property...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:31 PM
  10. treerooted liked Mini Horses's post in the thread New Member, New Homesteader.

    Welcome from VA....sounds like you have some background in gardens & other "stuff", based on parents contributions! They want to "keep...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:10 PM
  11. treerooted replied to the thread Organizing and decluttering the homestead.

    @frustratedearthmother Oh wow, ya, that's a scary close call for sure! Since we've "just" moved we're trying to get started on the...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:07 PM
  12. NH Homesteader replied to the thread Back to Eden Gardening Thread~Note: pic heavy thread..

    I hear rabbits are delicious though... Lol We have one that spends a lot of time hopping around our yard but it hasn't found the...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 5:28 PM
  13. baymule replied to the thread Back to Eden Gardening Thread~Note: pic heavy thread..

    My garden is pitiful. I neglected it so we could finish fencing in our place. Then I ignored it while we slaughtered and processed hogs....

    Jun 23, 2017 at 5:21 PM
  14. baymule replied to the thread Baymule's Feeder Pigs 2017.

    A little salty, but good. I did one slab in salt and brown sugar, the other slab in a purchased maple run. It has been a learning...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 5:16 PM
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