The article quotes Andrea offering "Five tips for exploring self-sustainability"
- Plan a garden for next summer.
- If considering animals, “chickens are the gateway animal.”
- Identify maple trees on property and try backyard sugaring next spring.
- Scout for old apple trees on your property or in your neighborhood
- Think about what you might have to barter with others.
The article also references Andrea's latest book, The Backyard Homestead Book of Kitchen Know-How.