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When it comes to living self-sustainably, there are so many different factors that are necessary to ensure your success. We understand that managing all the aspects of homesteading can be very overwhelming. To make it easier to start, and continue, your journey, we’ve broken down the elements of sustainable living into bite-sized chunks on our homesteading blog. 

Explore articles that delve into methods for growing your own food, making your own remedies, caring for your soil, composting everything (even the stuff you’re “not supposed to compost”), and so much more. Browse our entire collection of sustainable living blogs to discover some of the most comprehensive resources for building your eco-friendly way of life.

(video) Most Overlooked Homestead Tool; The Lowly Bucket
date_range July 21, 2013
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This video shows the most common and under appreciated tool on your homestead - but it is a critical item.  For those of you with lists of things to

Growing Big Juicy Tomatoes With Annette Welsford and Marjory Wildcraft
date_range July 18, 2013
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Want to know how important pruning is to getting big juicy tomatoes?  What about how to handle some of the most common diseases?  Did you know that

Are Food Contamination Epidemics On The Rise?
date_range June 28, 2013
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Are food contamination epidemics on the rise?  Below is a chart of microbial food epidemics in the US from 1993 to 2008.  The chart was created by D

Blossom End Rot – The #1 Tomato Killer
date_range June 25, 2013
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Still Striving for Sovereignty Yikes.  Do you remember my ‘tomato sauce sovereignty’ project where I am growing a bunch of tomato plants

6th Annual Bug Eating Festival In Austin, TX
date_range June 21, 2013
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Bring the kids! Bring yourself! But leave everything you've been taught about good table manners at home. We're gonna eat bugs!

Does Guerrilla Gardening Work?
date_range June 14, 2013
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One style of gardening, often called "Guerrilla Gardening" is to put out seeds on unused land and see what comes of it. Most guerrilla gardeners do ve

(video) Home Butchering – You Can Do It! Heather Shares Her Story
date_range June 08, 2013
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  Do you know how to 'process' (a.k.a.) butcher your own livestock? If you are growing your own rabbits or chickens this is an essential skill y

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Marjory Wildcraft founded The Grow Network with a purpose and a mission in mind. Our company was created to stop the destruction of our planet, prevent the extinction of the human race, overhaul modern medicine, and fight against the root causes of modern diseases. Our team is composed of passionate individuals with tons of expertise in their field. Every one of our team members is passionate about our homesteading blog, permaculture farming, and sustainable living in general. Everyone contributes to our Community, sharing ideas, developing guides, and creating videos.

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In addition to the advice you can find on our homesteading and permaculture blog, we also started a forum to help community members find answers to some of their most burning questions. We understand that each of you is operating in a unique environment and needs answers to personalized concerns. Find a new home online with our homesteading blog and the eco-friendly community at The Grow Network today!