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From City Dwellers to Countryside Settlers.

What do a cover model and a science geek know about homesteading?
Absolutely nothing!

For years, Janna Breslin and Evan DeMarco have sought to educate and inspire healthier people for a healthier planet. Their books, podcasts and TV shows have inspired millions to better health and have laid the foundation for their ultimate challenge – Modern Homesteading!

Homesteading, or living a life of complete self-sufficiency, is not for the faint of heart. Our 118 acres is without any modern conveniences, including electricity, water, or even Wifi! Janna and Evan must convert these this property into a livable homestead based on the Modern Homestead Pillars, which includes tapping into a vast network of support to problem solve many of the issues they will come across.

On 118 acres of untouched Tennessee land, Janna and Evan, along with their guests will tackle what it takes to build the Modern Homestead.


Our Journey Latest Media

Which Way To The Pond

Modern Homestead Outtakes from Episode 4.

Outtakes "Inside Words"

Even reality TV has outtakes

That's Your Cue

Modern Homestead Outtakes from Episode 4.

Meet The Sustainable Stars

Evan DeMarco

Chief Executive Officer

Evan DeMarco is a leading sports medicine and nutrition expert, published author, public speaker, and frequent guest on television, radio, and digital platforms. After becoming a father, Evan focused his attention on leaving the world a better place for his daughter and future generations. As a leader in the Regenerative Agriculture space, he is committed to creating a thriving ecosystem and supporting domestic food production through regenerative agriculture. His books, TV shows, and podcasts have been viewed by millions across the globe and are the cornerstone of his mission to educate and inspire healthier people for a healthier planet.

Janna Breslin

Chief Storyteller

Janna Breslin is a fitness cover model, health coach, and nutrition expert from Southern California. She reaches millions of people weekly in hopes to educate and inspire healthier people and a healthier planet. Over the course of her career, Janna has been crowned Bikini Champion on six occasions, along with being on the cover of many renowned fitness magazines. She is a former pharmaceutical rep representative who found alternative medicine to be healing for her after a cancer diagnosis. After reclaiming her health back, Janna became inspired to dedicate her life towards helping others achieve optimal health and well being.

"The world I will be proud to leave my daughter depends the work I do today. The work we do at Modern Homestead represents my greatest chance to leave a thriving world for future generations."


"At the intersection of shelter, water, food and energy lies true freedom, but it must be earned. Following the principles of Modern Homesteading allows me to earn that freedom each and every day."




Imagine having the power to draw the purest, cleanest water imaginable from anywhere on Earth, directly from the very air we breathe. This remarkable technology is redefining the way we live and reshaping our relationship with water, an essential element of life itself.


The Modern Homesteader's Starter Kit: Four Pillars to Modern Homesteading

Kickstart your modern homesteading journey with our FREE e-book, 'The Modern Homesteader's Starter Kit.

You will learn:

  • What is Modern Homesteading?
  • Quick-start guide to self-reliance
  • Tools every homesteader needs

Modern Homestead University

The Deadliest Creature on the Planet

Recently, my 10-year-old asked me what the deadliest animal on the planet was. This question came after a science class discussion at school. My first thoughts went to apex predators like lions, tigers, and bears—oh my! Then, I remembered something about hippos being incredibly dangerous. I rattled off these choices, which she quickly shot down, as only a 10-year-old can.
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The Real Danger of Mosquitos and Ticks:

As the warm weather approaches, the joy of spending time outdoors is often dampened by the looming threat of mosquitos and ticks. These tiny creatures can pose serious health risks, making it crucial to understand the dangers they present and how to protect yourself and your loved ones effectively. The Growing Threat of Ticks Ticks have become an increasing concern,
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The Power of Potatoes: A Modern Homestead Essential

In multiple episodes of the Modern Homestead TV show, I referenced the book and movie “The Martian” by Andy Weir. In this gripping story, the hero, botanist Mark Watney, gets stranded on Mars and is forced to survive by growing potatoes. This fascinating tale has sparked debate within the scientific community about whether growing potatoes on Mars is truly feasible.
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