Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Continuing her urban microfarming journey with wheat, Dianna & her husband Michael built a wheath thresher to help them with their 2012 harvest. Learn all the details in this piece!
A step-by-step photo tutorial on plucking and cleaning ducks.
In part 3, we cover coops and different issues that may arise when raising backyard chickens.
Do you dream of walking out into your backyard to forage for your daily dairy but don't have room for a cow? Read about the ins and outs of legally raising dairy goats on an urban or suburban lot.
No need for a fancy storebought gadget to sprout seeds and beans: just grab a glass jar!
I started my garden by sowing seven dozen seeds (tomatoes, melons, tomatillos, carrots, sour gherkins) in cardboard egg cartons inside my NYC apartment.