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Here you will find guides on how to keep various livestock on the homestead. I do have some experience with larger animals but at Boobook Farm we teach people how to be more self sufficient in the suburbs and so the focus is on smaller homestead animals.

Stingless Bees

Stingless native bee

What are Australian Stingless Bees? Australia has eleven named species of social native stingless bees. All are quite small, roughly 4mm long and predominantly black …

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Compost Worms

Worms in a worm farm

What are Worms? Worms are the great recyclers and aerators of our soils. They work tirelessly in nature to turn dead and decomposing organic matter …

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