Top beginner homesteading mistakes you can avoid…quite a mouthful, right? But seriously there are some homesteading mistakes that you can avoid from the get-go and have a better experience. There are too many homesteaders, backyard farmers and the like giving up because they simply get overwhelmed or frustrated with the process.
Top Beginner Homesteading Mistakes You Can Avoid
Homesteading Mistakes – Over Estimating Your Skills
As homesteading mistakes go, this can be a killer for you, your space, your animals and your garden. If you’re reading blogs and books and you feel like you’re ready for the full homestead experience…you better reevaluate. Homesteading is a lifestyle not a cutesy picture in a gardening or homesteading magazine. You need to know what you’re doing before you jump in half-cocked. Passion is important but knowledge is power folks. Find yourself a hands-on mentor to help you learn the arts of homesteading; you may need more than one. There is a lot more to be learned by doing and reading than just reading alone. Take it from one who has learned some of this the hard way…