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Self-Sufficiency and Homesteading

Self-Sufficiency Defined
What exactly does self-sufficiency mean? How self-sufficient can one be today? Find out all about self-sufficiency right here.

Homesteading Defined
Homesteading is a way of life. Find out what it means to homestead. You might be surprised to find out that you are already homesteading where you live today.


Where to Live
Homesteading doesn't require you to live in the country, although most choose to. Here's some things to consider before you move.


Money is an integral part of our society. Find out how reducing our dependency on money can be very liberating.


Look Before You Leap
Changing one's lifestyle is risky business. Planning is essential before making the leap.

Grow Your Own Food
Here's an easy way to eat healthier and reduce your dependency of store bought food.

Things You Can Do
There are plenty of things you can do to become more self-sufficient. Here's some suggestions to get you started.

There are a number of sites on the Internet related to self-sufficiency and homesteading. Here's a comprehensive list of relevant sites.

dcssoff2.gif (2925 bytes) Essential Reading
Want to read up on self-sufficiency and homesteading? Here's a list of books to get you started.