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6 Best Farm Animals to Raise (and 1 Not to) When You're Just Starting out

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Top 5 Reasons to Choose a Nigerian Dwarf Goat for Your Homestead

Nigerian goats area a great choice for any size homestead, but especially for folks who are short on space.

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52 Ways to Make Money on a SMALL Homestead

52 great ideas for increasing income from a small homestead. Excellent brainstorming resource for anyone with a mini homestead, or even a big backyard!

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Here's one person's take on what a 100' x 50' home lot can provide as a small farm. Depending upon your local city codes you may not be able to have things like the pigs [Only as pets, we hope] (maybe goats, if any dairy animal at all), but think of all the food you can grow yourself. And if your city allowed hens...

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Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead

Love the illustration. Even on a small 1-acre farm, you can create a self-sufficient homestead by following these guidelines.

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How much does it cost to run a small farm?

This is a good article by @danelle_w on the costs of small farming. Don't let it scare you - start your #smallfarm!

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A Small Farm- a page from my favorite book, Country Life: A Handbook for Realists and Dreamers by Paul Heiney

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