Not Slowing Down!

There are two times of the year where farmers are busier than all the other seasons  – spring and fall.  This spring we were flooded with rain.  This fall is shaping up to be similar.  We have even seen corn already sprouting in it’s husk before it can dry enough to be combined. For us…

The Year in a Word

The Year in a Word. If I had to choose one word for this year it would be “RESILIENCE”.

Best Laid Plans

Best Laid Plans – this spring has nearly been a complete disaster, but there’s still some hope!

It’s Official – I’m a Terrible Gardener!

I knew I wasn’t the best gardener, but I’d had some good luck with random things – sometimes too good of luck and would kick myself for planting so much.  But all these failures are sure frustrating!

Garden Time!

I am so excited – you have no idea!  It’s finally time to start the garden! We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.  (AKA – we earn a small commission…

The Great GMO Debate

I’m not “pro-GMO”.  And I’m not “anti-GMO”.  But I am “pro-farmer” and “anti-mega-conglomerate-takeover” as well as an advocate of careful and knowledgeable chemical applications for land and animals.

Homestead Bullet Journal – To The Garden

I may have gotten a bit carried away when I was dreaming about this year’s garden … Maybe.  But there were so many plants I wanted to try to grow! We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees…

First Spring Garden Tour

This time of year I tend to start doing “walkabouts” around the farm to see what’s growing and how it’s coming.  I was so surprised at how things were progressing! We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees…