Category: Cattle

Is a Family Cow “Worth It”?

Is a Family Cow “Worth It”? Host: Austin Martin “Homesteady Live“ Audio in player below! Owning a family cow is a huge responsibility. A recent guest on the Homesteady show (here) compared it to marriage. A cow requires daily care and attention. A family that wants to own a cow will need to be able …

In the words of farmer, and cattlemen!

In the words of farmer, and cattlemen! Host: Nick and Don “We Grow Ours” On this episode of the We Grow Ours show we’ll discuss the pros and cons of conventional farming with Jerry Klein. We’ll touch on the farmers views about GMOs and new age cattle treatment. We’ll also talk about the need for …

The Anyone Can Farm Academy!

When the Michigan DNR all but shut down farmer Mark Baker’s successful, pasture-raised, pork operation in Marion Michigan, he became the embodiment of that old adage:   When life hands you lemons, make lemonade.    Mark, his wife Jill, and their eight children re-grouped and decided to go in a new direction.   If they wouldn’t be allowed …

Animal Husbandry with Bexar Prepper and guest SebagoSteve!

Join Preparing For Life’s Storms with BexarPrepper on Tuesday 8pm central time where her guest will be SebagoSteve from YouTube. He has a working farm and is focused on self-sufficiency. He raise’s what he lives on and takes us along the way so. We can learn what it takes to raise animals for food or …

Forgetting where our meat comes from and being thankful for having it!

The MrsVilfie of The Homestead Honey Hour discusses our most natural resource for food and why to remember where it came from and to be thankful that it is there. When we harvest an animal…be it from the wild or something we have raised. We give THANKS…Thanks to the creator and thanks to the animal …

Katzcradul, and a variety of ways to preserve meat.

“Following this summer’s drought, the price of animal feed has soared, as have the prices for hay. In order to cope, many ranchers are selling off all, or portions of their livestock. Likely, you’ve read the reports that meat prices are going to drop as we head into winter. Get it while you can, because …

Off Grid Preppers, food storage, hunting, and more!

Thanks to Parker of Berkey Water Filters, we were able to discuss in-depth water purification last week. This week, we’ll finish the rest of the story: how to filter water after a nuclear event, and the water boiling purification method. Next…watch out! Grain, beef, Pork and chicken prices are about to skyrocket. A lot of …