What if I told you that I’m leaving my work as a veterinarian to grow tomatoes? Sounds totally crazy, doesn’t it? Who in their right mind would leave their job as a veterinary doctor to grow tomatoes?
Isn’t making homemade Valentine’s Day gifts for your man fun? I think so too. The problem is, it’s hard to find inspiration for Valentine’s gifts that are specific to your farmer. This year, we’ve got you covered. Come look at 10+ homemade Valentine’s gifts for the farmer in your life. Get inspired, and show your […]
Homesteading book review: Gaining ground is about one man’s journey into sustainable agriculture, farmer’s markets, and saving the family farm. Beautifully written, this book provides insight into some of the challenges Farmer Forrest faced, and how he overcame them.
How often do you get an interview with a farmer who’s almost 100 years old? Granted, my grandpa hasn’t worked a farm since 1949, but he’s still a wealth of information! Read the whole interview here!
It’s not very often that you get to have an interview with a farmer who hasn’t worked a farm since 1949. My grandfather was born in 1922, not too far from Shickshinny, Pennsylvania. The family farm was 56 acres. They raised potatoes, tomatoes, chickens, and dairy cows. With this wealth of knowledge available to me, […]