Category Archives: homesteading

ROGER IN HIS GARDEN

Instagram by Rohini Walker. Local legend Roger Smith leading last Sunday’s desert homestead garden/farm workshop for our Stewards of the Coyote Valley group. Seasoned desert dweller, Roger Smith (what a dude), in his abundant kitchen garden…thank you @cvstewards for organising … Continue reading

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FURTHER PROOF OF CONCEPT

Red winter wheat garden, grown in composted soil under some leftover Agribon floating row cover, no watering. Grew in very thick and strong, photo doesn’t quite do it justice. The cover kept birds from eating the wheat seed, mice and … Continue reading

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WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO HOMESTEAD IN THE DESERT? by Reanna Alder

Our Joshua Tree comrade Reanna has written a fantastic piece for BoingBoing on how she and her extended family approach living out here. Lots of photos too. Read it: http://boingboing.net/2014/11/20/trailer-homesteading-in-the-mo.html

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