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The House Design

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We have spent about 2 years on our farm now and have gotten to the point where we are ready to build a house.  It took about that long to get a feel for the best siting and to get various other prerequisite projects completed, such as a barn to store the straw bales.  This has given us some time to think about what we really want.  Here are some of the things we considered in our design:

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10 Reasons For Trees

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Let’s hear it for the trees!  Trees are beautiful and majestic, but their benefits are often overlooked.  Here are 10 reasons why you should have trees on your homestead.

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