how to establish self-sufficient food production, including guidance on crop rotations, raising livestock and grazing management. Your homestead can be divided into land for raising livestock and a garden for raising fruits, vegetables, plus some grai
4 Backyard Farms for Self-Sufficiency. I like this plan, I have more land to work with so I could expand each area or keep some in woods for heating. -- if I could have any livestock or farm animals, this would be perfect in my backyard!
"A Half-Acre Farm- a page from my favorite book, Country Life: A Handbook for Realists and Dreamers by Paul Heiney" I like the idea of plotting out where things would go. This is a smaller farm, so we could be flexible.
this is a design for a half acre. We have more like 5 acres of the 35 designated for our gardens, so it will be (like most things) a 5 year plan. :) But can adapt to the larger size, add in the flowers, more berries and grape.