These are links to blogs and web sites that have a close connection to Southern Agrarianism. I try to keep the list trimmed down to only those that I or my wife have personally found helpful. If you know of a link that might be a good fit here, please use the Contact page and let me know.
Ball Canning – Ball jars are a universal standard for canning
Food In Jars – Beyond the basics, more like the canning chef
Food Preservation – Univ. of Georgia
Simply Canning – Sharon Peterson’s canning site
Food shelf life
American Working Farm Collie
Drill your own well – How-to videos on drilling your own well
Farm Dreams – A social network focused on homesteading and sustainable farming
Farming Magazine – Agrarian living and farming.
Florida Survival Gardening
Grit – Rural American Know-how. For more than 125 years, Grit has helped its readers live more prosperously and happily while emphasizing the importance of community and a rural lifestyle tradition.
Heirloom Girl Blog A joy to see, also fits under Lifestyle category
Henderson’s Chicken Chart – The standard reference chart for different chicken breeds
Homestead Revival – Journey Back to The Farm
Old Time Scotch Collie Assoc.
Old Time Farm Shepherd Dogs
Redeeming The Dirt – Encouraging Born Again Farmers
The Midland Agrarian – A journal of Agrarian thought and life from Western Pennsylvania.
Water Well Helpline – A do-it-yourself approach to putting in a simple shallow well.
A Handbook on Southern Manners
A Wise Woman Builds Her Home
Charm of The Carolines
Chivalry Today – The Southern Gentleman is all about chivalry
Domestic Felicity – Family, Marriage, Womanhood, A Simple Life at Home
Etiquette with Miss Janice – Social Graces, Southern Style
Game and Garden – Stacy Harris
Home Living – Lady Lydia
Raising Homemakers – Advice on raising daughters as Christian Southern ladies
Rural Reversion blog
Teaching Good Things – A Home Schooling resource
The Subtle Details – Family, faith, friendship, traditions, food, heritage, and those simple pleasures not found for purchase in any store
Southern Agrarianism, General
Agrarian Society – Articles, current events, and a forum on Southern Agrarianism
The Abbeville Institute – What is true and valuable in the Southern tradition
The Deliberate Agrarian – A lot of wisdom packed into this well-written blog edited by Herrick Kimball.
Agrarian Nation – Agrarianism from a Northern perspective. Another great site by Herrick Kimball.
The Free Magnolia – The Voice of Southern Life and Culture
Homestead Community Post
Ole South Books
The Victorian Trading Company
Water Buck pumps
The Armadillo Trap company – Finally, a system that works! I have a friend who has caught 60 armadillos using these traps. I’ve caught 2 in less than 48 hours.
Farms, Ranches, and Suppliers of Livestock
Falster Farm – Sustainable Ranchers of Pure Bred Cattle in Miniature, Wood County, Texas
Doesn’t fit anywhere else, but important topics
Afro-Traditionalist – an articulate voice advocating for Blacks as a nation
Amerika.org – New Right and Neo-Reaction – the thought provoking writing of Brett Stevens: an early leader in the Alt-Right movement.