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You Can Grow Food In The City

Are you ready to grow more food, no matter where you live? At Farming My Backyard, you will find resources that can help you live more sustainably, and raise your own food in less time. Select a category below to get started!

Get Started Raising Chickens

Chickens are easy to raise, and they don’t take a lot of space. Raising chickens is a quick way to start producing all the eggs your family will need.

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Homesteading is more than tending a plot of land, it’s a mindset. You can homestead wherever you are.

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How To Get Started Gardening

Even if you live in an apartment you can still grow some of your own fresh foods. Here are some ideas to help you get started.

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Whether you grow your own food, buy locally, or buy what you can afford, preparing it yourself is one way to embrace the homesteading lifestyle.

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Raising Meat Rabbits

Rabbits are a great choice of livestock for small and urban farms. They don’t take up much space, are very quiet, and can provide meat, pelts, and fiber for your family.

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Raising Urban Dairy Goats

Nigerian Dwarf milk is delicious, and goats are great fun to keep and breed.

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Want To Grow Fruit In The City?

You can save money at the grocery store without a time intensive garden or committing to raising livestock. Sign up for the Backyard Orchards email course today!

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