Episode 518: Winter Homestead Projects

Winter is here. That means SPRING Is coming! Today we will talk about winter projects underway at the Holler Homestead, as well as preparing for the BIG FREEZE of 2022.


Stump the Sauce

  • How to store egg noodles

Main topic of the Show:  Winter Homestead Projects

Thursday Weather (Tennessee Perspective)

  • What is covering the pipes?
  • Historical low
  • Freeze vs Sub zero lists (Drain the house, move livestock, kerosene heaters, sleep in livingroom, heat lamps, livestock bedding, LOTS of FEED

Winter Projects

  • Lettuce Grow Operation (Thought of the Walk Weekly Video, spring plans)
  • Fencing while the weeds are low
  • Firewood Rotation
  • Preservation Catch Up
  • Organizing Inside (and out)
  • Mechanical maintenance
  • Improved Rabitery
  • Spring gardens and livestock
  • Big Changes: HIllside Project and Tajmaholler
  • Quietude: Writing, taxes, etc

Make it a great week!

GUYS! Don’t forget about the cookbook, Cook With What You Have by Nicole Sauce and Mama Sauce. 


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