After months of hand cranking flour and peanut butter, Jon scrounged up the parts needed to make the grain mill pedal powered! The parts were purchased used for about $25.00 and it took about two hours to put together. There are still a few minor tweaks to figure out, but it's a good first step! More details about this contraption in the video.
A weekly update on our adventures of trying to be more self-sufficient by using resources wisely. We explore a variety of topics that most broadly fit in the "Homesteading" category, i.e. beekeeping, organic gardening, edible landscaping/fruit forest, food preservation/canning, woodworking, soap-making, and environmental stewardship.