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There is a growing movement of people choosing to raise their rabbits in a colony setting. A rabbit colony is simply group housing for rabbits. You may keep lots of rabbits together in one house, or choose to just keep them in bonded pairs or small groups. The rabbits...read more
It is that time of the year when we start thinking about what we would like to give people for a gift at the end of the year. Making your own vanilla essence is a super lovely gift to give, and a frugal option for your own vanilla needs for the year too. For other...read more
Here is what to plant in your Fall vegetable garden in November if you are in the Northern Hemisphere and what to plant in your vegetable garden in May if you are in the Southern Hemisphere. What you can grow in your Fall garden varies significantly depending on where...read more
Hello my name is Dana
Welcome to Piwakawaka Valley Homestead! It is my passion to help people like you embrace the homesteading lifestyle, no matter where you live.
Homesteading is a mindset, a way of life. You don’t need a big farm to start becoming self sufficient.
I am super happy that you are here, grab a cup of coffee (or tea, or kombucha…) and discover what we have to offer.