At a Glance
By the Numbers
History of the Project
In Memorium: Jules Dervaes 1947 - 2016
Education for Kids
Information & Address
Press & Media Information
Is back on track!
For all those of you who have been trying to join the Urban Homestead webring…
It’s been amazing to see transformation and shift towards the modern urban homestead movement on the internet. Urban homesteading is now a lifestyle…
Olla gardening by Curtis W. Smith, NMSU Extension Horticulture Specialist
Irrigation of plants by means of ollas, unglazed pottery jars, is an ancient practice. It was brought to the…
Shipment of ollas arrive at the urban homestead
With temperatures in the upper 80’s this week, garden work is in full swing.
Getting ready for…
City of Pasadena issues Water Shortage Plan 1 — Now in effect!
On December 17, 2007, the City Council proclaimed that a projected water shortage…
The time I don’t bring my camera something exciting (other than the goats) happens on our Saturday evening walk. We noticed lots of action on the beautiful and…
“Small is beautiful and productive!”
Year In Review
This year was one of the most challenging ones yet. It was one of deep frustrations and small but exhilarating triumphs….
Urban home, tranformed to urban homestead (note: no aritificial photo manipulation)
The seeds of living off the land and homesteading for Jules Dervaes started back in the…
Homegrown Diet – Fall Edition
Still enjoying homegrown eggplant, tomatoes and more.
B – homemade waffles (homeraised eggs, local raw milk, organic flour and oil) with homegrown pomegranates