Water Purification 101

Water is key to any Poser Homestead. You need water. Clean drinking water is the number one priority to your real or poser homestead. Before you get even one chicken or plant a single leaf of lettuce you need to know you’ve got a quality source of water you...

“How should I prepare a food storage for an emergency?

Someone asked a question about preparing for emergencies—specifically “Do you (or how do you) prepare?” I started to answer on the thread, but the answer’s pretty long, so I’ll put it here on the Poser Homestead instead. I got my food storage by accident. If you’ve...

PROJECT: Simple Raised Beds for the Garden

Raised beds are a great way to organize the garden. I kill sections of my garden every year. It drives my family crazy, but me, not so much. I do what I can do, then I “Where’s Waldo” for a tomato in July. This is my first year working remotely. So,...