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In this article, I’ll explore eight different ways you can use chickens in the garden. You’ll discover how you can put chickens to work by providing nitrogen for your compost pile, replacing machine tillers, fertilizing your garden, turning compost, spreading mulch, disposing of your garbage, controlling pests and sanitizing your orchard.

In this article, I’ll explore eight different ways you can use chickens in the garden. You’ll discover how you can put chickens to work by providing nitrogen for your compost pile, replacing machine tillers, fertilizing your garden, turning compost, spreading mulch, disposing of your garbage, controlling pests and sanitizing your orchard.

Homemade Chicken Feed Recipe • The Prairie Homestead

It can be challenging to find the perfect homemade chicken feed recipe. This simple formula makes it possible to adjust your chicken feed to your own needs.

Learn how to use chickens on the homestead to save time and effort.  #backyardchickens #chickenpower

Learn how we save time and effort around our homestead by employing our flock of chickens to do the dirty work! They're handy for more than just eggs....

Building Our Raised Beds • The Prairie Homestead

Oh gardening… We’ve definitely had our ups and downs, haven’t we? From basically planting a lawn in my garden plot by using poorly composted horse manure five years ago, to poisoning my garden last year with tainted hay mulch, I’ve had some absolutely spectacular garden fails. Animal husbandry definitely seems to be more of my thing, […]

How Much to Plant Per Person in the Garden • The Prairie Homestead

I’m about to say something very controversial. Sacrilegious, even. Well, at least in homestead circles. Like always, a part of me is stoked for spring. STOKED, I tell you. The seedlings are growing in the basement, and I walk through the dormant garden about once every 3 days dreaming and planning. But a part of […]

landscaping pavers for the stove base and corrugated steel for the surround of a wood stove with heat shields.

I’m a such a sucker for roaring fire. I grew up with wood heat, and to this day, if I’m in a house during winter without some sort of heat source to stand next to, my soul feels a bit empty. When we moved into our little prairie house in 2008, it only had a […]

By planting local wildflowers, you can make a difference. It only takes a few steps to join our movement. What are you waiting for? Go plant your One Square Foot of native wildflowers.

Nature inspires everything we do. Without it, crafting our authentic fragrances would not be possible. So, we are committed to helping protect the things that make nature thrive: Wildflowers.

Let's Make Life on the Homestead a little bit easier with this 70+ Hacks we have to know. #pioneersettler

70+ life hacks for homesteading, hobby farming, and more! These homestead hacks will make life on the farm just a little bit easier.

Garden year-round with a greenhouse from The Home Depot. Whether you want to build your own greenhouse from scratch or purchase a kit, The Home Depot has you covered. Tap to get started now.

Garden year-round with a greenhouse from The Home Depot. Whether you want to build your own greenhouse from scratch or purchase a kit, The Home Depot has you covered. Tap to get started now.