Securing steady revenue is one of the hardest parts of starting a profitable farm or homestead. Thanks for another option, Lawn Care Millionaire and GRIT Magazine! Know anyone who's funded their farm or homestead this way?
Leeks are a wonderful cold-hardy crop that provide a tasty change from leafy greens and stored roots in the winter. Learn how to plant leeks and what varieties will do best in your area. [ Buff.ly Link ]
Go beyond bread and pizza. Learn strategies for firing your backyard oven and baking casseroles, vegetables, meats, and more. This is Part II of a two-part series on building and using a wood-fired oven. [ Buff.ly Link ]
For those of us who were born to farm but, alas, not born on a farm, the ache to have your own land can be so intense you feel it in your belly. I thought it could never happen for me. But now, after 20 years of farming and 15 years of interviewing farmers, I’m pretty sure that almost anyone can fin...