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What Livestock Do Well with Mini Farming?

  While gardening is often the first step that you can take when it comes to mini farming because it is really easy to do, another option for those who have the room and ambition is to bring in some livestock. There are many different animals that can do well with this limited space and will still give you all of the great meat, milk, and eggs that you need to stay healthy and happy with your mini farm.  There are a few things that you will need to take…

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Picking the Right Soil, Pest Control, and Taking Care of Weeds

Picking out the fruits and vegetables that you would like to use on your mini farm can be a fun experience, but what should you do when it is time to plant them or after they are already growing strong? There is still a lot of work that you will need to take care of from picking out the right soil, keeping the pests at bay, and even taking care of the weeds. In this chapter, we will take some time to look over these important aspects of taking care…

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Best Plants for Mini Farming

  When starting your mini farm garden, you will want to make sure that you are finding the best plants that will fit into a small space. There are so many vegetable and fruit plants that you can choose from, but some will take a lot of space and makes your garden very inefficient. This chapter is going to spend some time talking about the best plants that you can add into your small garden so you can feed your family even on a limited space.  Tomatoes  The first plant…

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Simple Tricks to Maximize Your Space

One of the hardest things for people new to this lifestyle to learn is how to make the most out of their space. They want to be able to do it all, but are worried that their backyard space may not be enough to get it done. If you are ready to be part of the mini farm movement and want to know how to fit as much stuff as possible into a little space, here are some great tips to help you get started.  Make a plan  Make a…

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What is Mini Farming?

The modern world is full of so much stuff. We can go to the grocery store and find foods that are from all over the world. We can go to department stores and find clothes, toys, and gadgets, many of which are meant to make life easier and some that are just there to be novelties and make the inventor some money. We can have people make our food, make our clothes, and we can find items that are there to help you out with anything and everything in life….

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