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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.

How to Choose CBD: Full-Spectrum, Broad-Spectrum, or Isolates
The Grow Network
date_range May 04, 2023
view_list General Health and Nutrition

What's the difference between the three types of CBD oil—full-spectrum, broad-spectrum, and isolates? Here's how to choose CBD wisely.

3 Ways to Preserve Food for Long-Term Storage
Ruth Ann Reyes
date_range May 01, 2023
view_list Homesteading Skills

There are many ways to preserve food for long-term storage at home. Here, we take a closer look at canning, root-cellaring, and dehydrating.

How to Use Mulch Successfully: High-Performance Garden Show—Season 7, Episode 7
The Grow Network
date_range April 29, 2023
view_list Compost & Soil

Watch as professional organic gardener Lynn Gillespie plans, plants, tends, and harvests a high-performance garden over an entire growing season.

Using Dandelions: 31+ Recipes & Remedies
Scott Sexton
date_range April 28, 2023
view_list Flowers and Ornamentals

Dandelions are the king of weeds—edible from root to flower, and possessing powerful medicinal properties. Here's how to use them.

Is Organic Food Better for You?
The Grow Network
date_range April 28, 2023
view_list Building Community

We see the USDA organic label just about everywhere, but is organic food really better than conventionally grown? Is it worth the higher c

How to Make Aerated Compost Tea: Which Method Works Best?
David Porter
date_range April 27, 2023
view_list Growing Food

Can you really make microbially active aerated compost tea with a tiny aquarium air pump? What about using off-grid methods? Find out here!

15+ Ways to Use Cleavers—From Dinner to Detox
Scott Sexton
date_range April 26, 2023
view_list Foraging

From healing livers to moving lymph, the medicinal power of cleavers makes it a weedy wonder. (It also makes a tasty, refreshing juice!)

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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!