Bring urban homesteading into your life! Our in-depth, accessible classes will give you the knowledge and resources to reach your urban homesteading goals.
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Backyard Chicken Keeping
Backyard Goat Keeping
Getting the Most Out of Your Home Garden
Creating Goat Milk...
Nothing is more luxurious than hand-crafted goat milk soap, and it’s even better when you can make it yourself for you home and for gift-giving! The class will include:
- Step-by-step instruction/demonstration in the cold-process technique for goat milk soap
- Overview of the oils that can be used in soapmaking
- The properties of essential oils and creating fragrance combinations
- How to use...
Saturday, August 23rd
10:00am – 3:00pm
$5 per person
Organized by Heirloom Gardens and Denver Botanic Gardens
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Interested in sustainable home practices, self-sufficiency, and lifelong learning? Then join us on Saturday, August 23rd for the 5th annual tour of local urban homesteads. See food production,...
The 5th Annual Urban Homestead Tour (organized by Denver Botanic Gardens and Heirloom Gardens) was a big success. Around 150 participants had the opportunity to visit 10 urban homesteading sites in the metro Denver...
(Part 1 of this series showed the transition from sod-covered yard to fertilized garden.)
(Part 2 showed the planting of the fruit trees and vegetable seedlings.)
First-year gardens are unique creatures. As I...