How to Make Homemade Butter

Homemade butter on a wooden knife.

Learn how simple it is to make homemade butter using raw milk from your dairy cow or cream from the store, without a butter churn!

How to Milk a Goat

Woman's hands milking a goat.

I’m sharing the steps I take in milking my own goats and chilling the milk as well as some tips and tricks to learn how to milk a goat.

Breeding Animals 101: A Resource for the Homesteader

A woman holding two baby goats in her arms.

Breeding your own animals on your homestead reduces stress on your animals and eliminates the potential for introducing diseases to your herd; it allows you to control the breeding for greater efficiency and profitability, and can sustainably secure a meat source for you as well. This post serves as an introduction into animal breeding as […]