Pardes

Homestead

 

The District will provide the following services on a fee basis.  A minimum fee of $75 will be charged for all services and will cover the first hour or any portion thereof.  Additional time will be charged at the rate of $50.00 per hour or any portion thereof. Out of County rate is $100.00 first hour and $50.00 each additional hour.

Today, it is generally accepted, that Homesteading refers to a lifestyle that is or is working toward self- sufficiency and self-sustainability. Homesteading is characterized by subsistence farming, food preservation, and it may or may not also involve energy production, and small scale production of textiles, clothing, and/or craftwork for household use or sale.

What is Homesteading?

Homesteading Essentials

What is your goal?

This is the most important question anyone considering the Homesteading Lifestyle should ask themselves.

What resources do you have? Do you live in the city or country? Do you own your own land? Do you rent? Can you own animals?


Furthermore, what do you plan to accomplish over the next six months, the next year, the next three years, the next five years, ten years, etc.?

Essential: Creating a Plan

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