to educate, inspire and equip the urban homesteader



Organic products and inspiration to help your edible landscape bloom.



Kits, equipment and ingredients for lacto-fermentation plus brewing wine, beer, vinegar and more.



Join a small group of eager students and a knowledgeable instructor to pick up a new skill – learn cheesemaking, brewing, fermenting, keeping backyard chickens and more.



Unique tools and supplies for preserve the harvest through canning, drying, fermenting and other time-honored methods.



A collection of useful, whimsical and beautiful items to help you live a more sustainable, earth-friendly existence. Pick up supplies for your backyard beasts here as well.



Kits, ingredients, books and more to boost your cheesemaking addiction.


FARMcurious is Hiring!

Would you like to work with a small team of food-loving self-starters on exciting new projects for a growing company (that’s us!)? FARMcurious is hiring a Marketing/Design Manager. JOB DESCRIPTION FARMcurious LLC is a fast-growing start-up providing education, inspiration and equipment for makers, urban farmers and kitchen crafters. This is a great opportunity for a creative fast-learner… more

July 29th, 2015 | No Comments

Probiotic potato salad with fermented vegetables makes a delicious summer picnic or BBQ recipe.

Recipe: Potato Salad with Fermented Vegetables

Potato Salad with Fermented Vegetables Classic potato salad mixed with fermented vegetables makes for a delicious summer barbecue or picnic side dish that everyone will love. Get creative and feel free to add whatever fermented veggies you have on hand for this probiotic take on a beloved warm weather dish. Ingredients: 3 lb potatoes 1.5 cups… more

July 2nd, 2015 | No Comments | Tags: , , , ,

Father's Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

  This Father’s Day, treat Dad to a gift that reflects some of his best qualities: self-reliance, environmental stewardship, and straight-up good taste. (Read: Ditch the necktie and give him a gift that he’ll put to good use!) Whether that wonderful man in your life is an avid homebrewer, the family’s gastronaut, or the type… more

June 4th, 2015 | No Comments | Tags: , ,

Hands-On Urban Homestead Design Course

Permaculture Garden

Learn how to design your own urban homestead layout using permaculture principles

 * Saturday, August 15, 2015 10am-1pm

Hands-On Greywater Installation Workshop

Greywater Landscape

Save water in our drought-stricken state by learning to install a simple, home greywater system in this hands-on workshop.

 * Sunday, August 30, 2015 10am-5pm

Mushroom Cultivation Worskhop

"9z- Mushrooms" by Leslie Seaton is licensed under CC

Learn to grow three types of edible mushrooms, build your own mushroom farm on-site and take it home!

Sunday, September 13, 2015 10am-12pm


Sausage-Making Workshop

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Learn the basics of sausage-making with simple projects you can do right in your own home

Check back for future dates!