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Farmer Friday: Not All Piggies Are Pink

Hog farmers and aggies are laughing at me right now, but I’m gonna hit you guys with a fact: not all piggies are pink.

Some are red. 195 more words


More On Healthy Soil and Organic Foods

“A nation that destroys its soil destroys itself.”

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

The more I read, the more I recognize the importance of healthy farming techniques and healthy soil.  190 more words

Organic Foods

Weekly Photo Challenge: On Top (I)

This week’s first entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is one taken of me during a tree lopping venture here on the farm. 13 more words


Farm Foto Friday April 18th 2014

A Friday morning ritual. A series of photographs and brief descriptions that capture the farm at that moment in time.


The Benefits of Stoking the Greenhouse Woodstove at 1:00 am

*The snipe, who has recently returned to the field, lets out a wild call that vibrates in your chest and pulls you outside.

*A rising moon, just cresting the treetops in the Southeastern sky, pours deep yellow light on the pathway to the barn. 106 more words


Twoandahalfweeks in India - a day at TNAU and the milky mushrooms

One of the things that will remain in my mind is the milky mushroom production we have seen during our stay at the Tamil Nadu Agriculture university (TNAU) in Coimbatore. 335 more words