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    Virginia HB2030 Hearing

    CALLING ALL VIRGINIA FARMERS AND HOMESTEADERS! On January 23, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. the House Sub-Agricultural Committee met about House Bill 2030. Here’s an excerpt on HB 2030: “Exempts a producer of food, including milk, products made from milk, and poultry, from regulations of the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services so long as the […]

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    I Am a Homesteader, and so are you

    I was sitting with my grandmother a few weeks back, and because of the simple fact that we own small livestock, she is always asking how the chickens are…any new rabbit babies…how about the bear, is he back? I always chuckle, because it seems to be the first thing she brings up when I walk […]

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    Homestead Management Printables

    I am a planner by nature, but implementing my plans is a completely different story. As the new year comes closer, one of my top goals is to be more organized in the new year. After all, I’m planning a the Homesteaders of America conference in October—I better be prepared and well planned! Taking on such […]

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    It’s Official!

    IT’S OFFICIAL!! We are planning a HUGE educational homesteading conference and fair for October 14, 2017 here in Virginia! The event will be held at the Fauquier County Fairgrounds. This conference is a SELF-SUSTAINABLE event—no debt, whatsoever—and this is only possible through sponsors, ticket sales, and vendors. After all, this is what homesteading is all about. […]

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