Entries by Gary

Easiest farm animals for beginners: Best animals for new homesteaders

If you are starting a homestead or are new to homesteading here are the easiest farm animals for beginners, they are the best animals for new homesteaders. See the blog post here: https://piwakawakavalley.co.nz/best-farm-animals-beginners/ My ebook on raising rabbits is here: https://amzn.to/2XmwgTa Piwakawaka valley homestead also has a blog! View it here: https://piwakawakavalley.co.nz/ Join our Facebook […]

3 Things to Start Farming or Homesteading – AMA S11:E4

Three things to have in order if you want to start farming or own a homestead. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2uw8eV3 POPULAR VIDEOS: http://bit.ly/2tOtR5v ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓ CLICK “SHOW MORE” FOR RESOURCES ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓ _______________________ RESOURCES / TOOLS All my resources: http://bit.ly/2svhtmZ Chicken Tractor Plans: http://bit.ly/2svje3O Pastured Poultry Packet: http://bit.ly/2uwwbvq Chicken Marketing: http://bit.ly/chickenmarketing How to Start a Farm: http://bit.ly/2uwcXGf Start Broiler […]

Our First Year Homesteading | 2018 in review

It has been quite the year! From having no idea we were going to be making any changes and planning our summer garden at the old house, to buying a farm, making steps towards being farmers, and renovating our barn. Looking back over all the footage we had from the year I couldn’t help but […]


We get our NEW PIGS!!! First time raising pigs on our humble homestead. Subscribe to follow our journey of learning! See below for links! Colfax Creek Farm: https://bit.ly/2UYPRGq How to support us on our homesteading Journey: This is an affiliate link and we get a portion of sales when you buy through this Amazon link. […]

Today’s Homesteading For Beginners!

I have been asked many times how I started living this lifestyle and how new people can begin to as well. Homesteading, to me, really begins with a mindset. It’s a desire to slow down and uncomplicate your mind and life. We are living crazy fast and “plugged in” lives these days and it’s no […]

Very Beginning of Outgrowing OUR HOMESTEAD with 2,500 lbs. of FEED (Homesteading family VLOG)

In today’s VLOG we show you our day feeding our pigs and chickens. We also pick up 2,500 lbs. of feed! This is the very beginnings of growing out of our 1.5 acre homestead. See belo for links. Feed CO-OP: https://youtu.be/Zz8hocE2ey8 Sow the Land T shirts: https://www.bonfire.com/store/sow-the-land/ ↓↓↓↓↓↓ CLICK “SHOW MORE” FOR RESOURCES ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓ How […]