Growing in space protected by a high tunnel can significantly grow your bottom line, but only if irrigation issues don’t put you underwater.
In central Kentucky, a resourceful family lives and works on an off-grid homestead with the help of a greenhouse, extensive gardens and a working sawmill.
Feeding your flock supplemental, alternative protein makes for better eggs and meat than relying solely on purchased corn- and soy-based chicken feed.
It’s a common desire—you want to turn your hobby farm into a full-time venture. Reaching this dream could just be a few side hustles away from reality.
Ready to up your compost game? Start a worm bin to convert your leftovers and organic materials into worm compost (and grow tasty treats for your chickens).