Process

What Should I Do?

Phil Williams

Chestnuts

Harvesting & processing
Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 4:29 PM

I planted 4 chestnut trees in 2010. This past fall was the first time they produced any nuts. There wasn’t a ton, but I wanted to try harvesting and processing the nuts by hand to see if it was a viable convenient human food source on a permaculture homestead. Also, I’d never even tried chestnuts. » Read more

Daily Prep

Foraging Sea Salt

A how-to article on gathering and making sea salt
Wednesday, August 22, 2012, 2:28 PM

Learn about how to gather and make this essential cooking ingredient and possible barter item. Be mindful of where you get your sea water from.

http://www.handjobsforthehome.com/2011/11/foraging-sea-salt/