• GIVEAWAY: Manna Pro® Coop ‘n Compost [Winner Announced!]

    As we move toward putting the wetter and colder months behind us, it’s time to do some coop spring cleaning and clear out all the damp corners.

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  • GIVEAWAY: Manna Pro® Coop 'n Compost [Winner Announced!]

    As we move toward putting the wetter and colder months behind us, it’s time to do some coop spring cleaning and clear out all the damp corners.

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  • BEHIND THE SCENES: NAT GEO “DOOMSDAY PREPPERS” Part One

    We don’t have cable television but our readers are informing us that the National Geographic series “Doomsday Preppers” had aired on Tuesday February 14 (then again on Saturday February 18) with the episode showing our family and the Urban Homestead city farm as one of several people/projects profiled.

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  • BEHIND THE SCENES: NAT GEO "DOOMSDAY PREPPERS" Part One

    We don’t have cable television but our readers are informing us that the National Geographic series “Doomsday Preppers” had aired on Tuesday February 14 (then again on Saturday February 18) with the episode showing our family and the Urban Homestead city farm as one of several people/projects profiled.

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  • GIVEAWAY: Poultry Starter [Winner Announced!]

    It’s that time of year again! The poultry catalogs are arriving in the mail and some of us start to feel broody for little baby farm animals!

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  • A TISKET, A TASKET …

    What did you first think when seeing this photo? Has Blackberry been a bad girlie-goat and is in a “time out” or is this her preferred view of the world?

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  • SITE UPDATES

    Well FI-NAL-LY! The category issue on the blog has been fixed.  If you didn’t notice the category issues — great! — I won’t have to feel like such a dope; at least to you of course.  For those of you who did notice, sorry for any frustration you might have felt.  Rest assured, the frustration […]

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  • Change, change, change!

    Hi dear readers!  We’re changing things up on the blog to make it a better reading experience but were unable to finish it all in one day.  So please excuse all the issues — they are being addressed and tackled.  We hope to have things running smoothly again very, very soon! Thanks for your patience!

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  • PSSST YOUTUBERS

    Hey everyone! We’re launching a new YouTube channel showcasing clips and videos from the Urban Homestead.

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  • THE LITTLE FILM THAT COULD

    After two years of being screened at many film festivals and community viewings throughout the world, we have published (in its entirety) our award winning short film Homegrown Revolution for free viewing on YouTube.

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