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Rachel Kaplan’s Urban Homesteading book is almost here!

Rachel Kaplan is a farmer and mother and therapist and urban homesteader and a darn good writer. She’s written a new book called¬†Urban Homesteading: Heirloom Skills for Sustainable Living. I’ve had a chance to read the preview PDF, and it is impressive. Every page has at least one lush color photo, the writing is clear […]

Welcome to Sustainable Chicken!

We’re working to help expand local and sustainable food options for backyard chickens.¬† The problem: 99.4% of all sustainability minded folks (SMF) in suburban settings or on small farms purchase feed for their chickens from the local feed store. The feed however is grown throughout the Midwest and Canada, aggregated, mixed and bagged somewhere else, […]