simple asparagus recipes to make last minute

There are thousands of recipes online for asparagus, everything from soup to sides. Sometimes I look for simple and easy recipes with very little steps involved that still produce a yummy side for my dinners. Here are some very simple asparagus recipes for you to try with your family from myContinue Reading

Preserving asparagus is easy with this step by step method for three ways to preserve your harvest!

Preparing and preserving asparagus can be done in three ways.  After harvesting asparagus, you should wash it and discard any tough bottoms. Next, get rid of the scales that have developed around the bottoms of the spears. A potato peeler works great for this. Finally, decide how you wish toContinue Reading

Raising Healthy Goats on the Homestaed

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Anyone that raises goats should develop a plan for their health care, therefore, preventing disease is the most important aspect. From the start, goats should be thoroughly checked over, even before they are brought into the herd. Bringing a new goat that carriesContinue Reading

baby goats

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] There is just nothing more adorable than baby goats, called kids, on the homestead. The first season of kidding brings about an excitement on the homestead that can only be understood by experiencing it first hand. Seeing those baby goats romping andContinue Reading

Breeding Goats on your Homestead

Breeding goats is a strategic process, you do not simply turn a buck loose with all of the does and hope for a bunch of kids awhile later. You need to know when to breed your does and how to choose the buck that will breed with them. You needContinue Reading

Building goat housing on your homestead is fairly easy, they don’t require much. They need a simple easy structure that allows them to come in and out of the weather and sun and provides them with a comfortable place to sleep. Some people prefer to build more complicated buildings with separate areasContinue Reading