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Shake the hand that feeds you. North Carolina State Farmer's Market.

On average Americans spend four thousand dollars a year on groceries. We coupon, we look for cheap food to feed our families on meager budgets. We are the same Americans who are obsessed with clean eating and fitness and anti-GMO, gluten, ect ect.   324 more words

State Street Farmers Market

The State Street Farmers Market has been in operation since 1999 and features local vendors selling fresh produce and unique crafts. Every year from May through October, the Market is set up on Saturdays from 8 a.m. 41 more words


Greensboro strawberry farmer battles rain, cold weather

GREENSBORO, N.C. — For Matt Rudd, this strawberry season is one to be remembered.

“This is a very different year than we have ever seen. February was so warm. 217 more words



Today’s Photo: Harvester

Another snapshot from my town’s daily life. Agriculture, primitive as it is, is pretty much the pillar of my hometown’s economy.

I admire the hard labor these humble farmers put into their lands and also their gratefullness for the little that… 25 more words


This tractor has way more experience than I do.

I never owned or even operated a tractor for any significant amount of time before I planted the olive orchard. I traced down old operator manuals and researched various blogs and forums. 637 more words


Choosing the right one

​Is a bunny the right companion for you?

 Rabbits are great indoor pets, but they are not the right pet for everyone!

Everyone in life desires a companion, even some type of love and affection that they know they can rely on.   199 more words

Local Farmer Warns D.C. About "Super-Bugs"

EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. (KMOX) – A local farmer is heading to Washington D.C. this week as part of the on-going battle against “super-bugs”. Not flying, biting pests, but infectious disease threats that Bill Gates recently predicted could kill millions world-wide within the next decade. 131 more words