Episode 597 – Homestead Happenings

Today we talk about a hurt sheep foot, hogs, garden production, new babies on the homestead, preparing for the dog days, and more…

Open House (As seen in the monthly newsletter)

Canning Workshop Sunday at 4pm (https://livefree.academy/checkouts/how-to-pressure-can-beef-with-nicole-sauce/?ref=52)



  • Mullein seeds
  • Dill seeds
  • Many herbs and spices


  • Ear mite update
  • Sheep are in their “final” home base
  • 2 baby ducks
  • Henry’s foot
  • LB is up for sale
  • Pig pasture update
  • Dog conflict update


  • Eating 100% from the garden this week AND disappointed with output – next steps
  • 10 pounds tomatoes
  • Second round of green beans re up – and fragile
  • Shade cloth needed
  • Update on the 
  • Pasture veggies
  • Saving seeds
  • Herdshare

Holler Neighbors/Community

  • Kh is doing better
  • Basecamp Update – on Airbnb now: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/675911235487058406
  • Zello as a homesteading tool – sheep incident
  • Mike L needs help this weekend clearing downed trees from the Wednesday storm near Jamestown – see Mewe for details


  • Battery operated sheep fence (Primashock 4 – https://www.premier1supplies.com/p/primashock-4-fence-energizers-kits?cat_id=245&option_id%5B0%5D=78)
  • Changing storage plan with the basecamp basement in mind
  • New hole in the pond


  • No need to buy food

Membership Plug

Make it a great week!

GUYS! Don’t forget about the cookbook, Cook With What You Have by Nicole Sauce and Mama Sauce. It makes a great Christmas Gift!


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