Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Part-time farming boosts household income, provides access to health and life insurance and offers economic stability.
washing leafy greens

Proper storage of produce keeps it fresh and ripe until you are ready to eat or preserve it. Storing produce in ideal conditions also improves its taste, texture and appearance.
chickens in fall

Prepping chickens for cool weather includes knowledge of poultry health concerns, common symptoms to watch for and recovery care.

The future of agriculture looks very different than the past. Tomorrow’s Ag leaders show the way with service, collaboration and value-driven leadership.

Once upon a time, not so long ago, I was a vegetarian. Then I became a farmer, and it completely changed my food attitude.
Alan Guebert's childhood farmhouse

Alan Guebert recaps his recent visit to the farmhouse of his youth.

In August everyone enjoys eating summer's garden harvest, especially water and muskmelons. But they are likely spitting those valuable seeds into the trash. Saving seed is a wise economic and environmental choice and it's easier than you think

Government agencies and private organizations are stepping up to support troops entering the agricultural industry.
herb collage

Drying, freezing and creating herb infused oils are 3 preservation methods that stock your kitchen cupboard with a taste of summer for dishes year-round, and also make great gifts from the garden.
essential oils

Essential oils contain all the organic compounds, elements and constituents from the plant which they are derived. Their powerful properties have been used in natural health and healing for centuries.