It can’t ALL be about the work. DIY Frisbee golf baskets for the homestead

When it's time to get off the mower, put down the watering can and take off the work boots what do you do for fun around the homestead? Leave us your comments below. The kids and I really enjoy tossing around the Frisbee so we thought that Frisbee golf around the yard would be fun! [...]

Working a 5 Acre Homestead with a Garden Tractor…

Of course it CAN be done! But it CAN be grueling too! Mowing? Not a problem! I love to mow. It's the loading of the trailer by hand, not having enough power to pull stuff, not having a bucket to scoop "dirt and thangs", not having a three point hitch for, well, whatever I want. [...]

When you don’t have money for the proper equipment? Improvise! A workaround disc harrow/tiller/cultivator idea

I have a, small but too big to till by hand, part of the homestead I needed to plant some buckwheat on and needed a way to rough up the ground a little. Anthony Lank, from a Facebook group I belong to got me started down this path. Check this out: I took a 4x4 [...]

Build an Inexpensive, Repurposed, Trampoline Frame Greenhouse

I wish I could take full credit for the trampoline greenhouse but this idea has been floating around the Net for quite some time. It's too warm to put the plastic on right now but I got a great deal on 200 ft of 4 mil plastic sheeting (Facebook Marketplace)! I know it will only [...]