• VISITORS

    Hospitality Day Yesterday, Thursday, was quite a day here on the urban homestead. SmartCar visits the urban homestead First we had a representative of the German automaker, SmartCar…


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  • HOMESTEAD HAPPENINGS

    Backyard “winter” garden In Search of Good Food A documentary film tour of California’s emerging sustainable food systems write about their LA experience and stop at a


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  • A LOOK AHEAD

    Another Busy Week Posting will be sporadic these next few weeks; however, I will try to keep writing first hand reports from the urban homestead.   There’s an egg story…


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  • PIONEERING A SUSTAINBLE LIFE

    Urban home, tranformed to urban homestead (note: no aritificial photo manipulation) Urban Homestead The seeds of living off the land and homesteading for Jules Dervaes started back in the…


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  • ON THE HOMEFRONT

    New digs Organized Chaos Every year at this time chaos erupts here on the urban homestead as a new year winds down and another looms over the horizon. A…


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  • PTF GOES HOLLYWOOD (not quite)

    :: NOTE :: After four days (Nov 3-6) of unexpected technical web difficulties and some serious online incommunicado I will be posting all those entries starting from…


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  • AUTUMN DELIGHTS

    Autumn Tomatoes The late summer batch of tomatoes are producing extending summer’s bounty into the fall season. What sort of lingering summer veggies are other fellow urban homesteaders…


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  • SUMMER’S HERE AGAIN

    Guerrilla farmer in an urban jungle Urban Camo If you have noticed, in many photos taken of urban farmer, Justin, he’s wearing camouflaged pants and shirts.   It’s not…


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  • SUMMER'S HERE AGAIN

    Guerrilla farmer in an urban jungle Urban Camo If you have noticed, in many photos taken of urban farmer, Justin, he’s wearing camouflaged pants and shirts.   It’s not…


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  • ROADMAP TO SUSTAINABILITY

    Front yard in October, 66′ x 132′ urban, edible eden Bare Necessities…. the simple bare necessitiesI ‘ll stop before I have our readers, humming the catchy tune from Disney’s…


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