About HomesteadingLife.Net

HomesteadingLife.Net was created to as a place where homesteaders can come and share information and discuss topics about the homesteading life. We have found that discussion forums are one of the best ways to learn and share about our homesteading experiences.

Homesteading is a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. It is characterized by subsistence agriculture, home preservation of foodstuffs, and it may or may not also involve the small scale production of textiles, clothing, and craftwork for household use or sale.

Modern homesteaders often use renewable energy options including solar electricity and wind power and some even invent DIY cars. Many also choose to plant and grow heirloom vegetables and to raise heritage livestock. Homesteading is not defined by where someone lives, such as the city or the country, but by the lifestyle choices they make

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