Produce Available Seasonally
Sustainable Development Innovation
Animal Husbandry Classes
Survival Training
Earth Skills
Environmental Immersion 

Survival Training Course

With the best survival instructors in the world, learn what it takes to provide for yourself from the environment with nothing more than a knife.



Permaculture Design
Homestead Planning Certification

Homestead Planning

Learn the tricks to achieve homestead abundance quickly through thoughtful planning, animal integration, and regenerative systems design. 




Visit the Farm
Come VIsit The Farm

Catch a glimpse at daily life on the farm while enjoying the abundance of integrated systems design.  Be surrounded by wildlife, explore wildcrafted gardens, and reconnect.



Live with the Land
Intensive Internships

7 Month Intensive Survival Program

Full immersion programs for wilderness skills, wild-crafting, permaculture, homesteading, nature awareness, and self reliance. 



Sustainable Living The Sustainable Homestead Institute is an educational non-profit that inspires leaders in sustainable development through ecological land design and nature reliance education. Learn what it takes to create self-enriching abundant agricultural systems through environmental connection and ancestral skill immersion.


December 7, 2020 - Now taking orders for crop orders for the 2021 growing season

April 21, 2020 - We would like to congratulate Megan Vaughn, Trevor Eggleston, and Anesia Martin in winning this year's Foster Prize.

March 19, 2020 - All classes open to the public have been postponed to a later date to be determined.  Small private group classes may still be available by contacting our office (276) 226-9104. 

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