Working, Enjoying...Beyond the Sidewalk
expands when your rural business prospers!
Living well beyond the
sidewalk is dependent on more than just a piece of land or a small
homestead. It takes finding ways to be more self-sufficient, less
dependent on an economy that leaves you vulnerable. It’s critical
to have a rural business that creates your own
independence--insures the future survival of your rural lifestyle.
Small farmers, homesteaders
and self-sufficiency fans are pretty creative folk! Whether your
rural business is raising livestock, growing local foods, crafting
or some other creative venture, sooner or later you‘ll need to
sell the extras. Here’s the place to find out how to do that—in
plain, clear language that makes it easy to apply.
Marketing is simply the
ultimate illustration of serving customers! And at this site you
can find out how it’s done. You’ll find tools to maintain and
support your rural lifestyle
And for the folks who have,
or would like to have, that essential of small farms--the goat--
you’ll find invaluable information in the book “Making Money With
Goats” about how they add to your income and self-reliance!
Make your homestead, farm,
or rural business thrive! It gives more joy to your life beyond
Business skill for rural enterprise (books, seminars, DVD’s and
CD’s of workshop)
Expert help when
you need it (consulting)
inspiration. (fun and useful page)
“Finally, someone has come up with ways to get the
self-sufficiency we want from our rural lifestyle”
Ellie... I LOVE your site!!! Lots of great info there.