Wednesday, July 15, 2020
compost

How do you compost? Here’s some information about building your own compost bin.
snow covered car

Prepare your car for winter before the snow starts to fly.
Blackberries

Fall may actually be a better time to establish strong roots, beat the heat and create a balanced moisture environment for new fruit plants.
pumpkins

October is peak pumpkin season. Aside from fall decorations, pumpkins can be used for cooking and offer nutritional value.
stink bug

Stink bugs are a major problem for farmers and can also be a nuisance for homeowners.
Stack of firewood in truckbed

With the price of fossil fuels on the rise and consumers seeking green energy alternatives, heating with wood makes sense.
Flu shot

Flu season is upon us. Learn more about prevention and the vaccine to lessen the likelihood of falling ill.
egg gourds

Whether you grow your own or purchase pumpkins, gourds and squash at market, these five preservation steps make autumn ornamentals last longer.
apple tree

This time of year, farm markets will advertise their fresh apples for sale and u-pick opportunities.
Black Walnut tree

Black walnuts are the most prolific native nut tree in Farm and Dairy’s circulation area. Unfortunately, most of their delicious free nutmeat drops to waste because people don’t know how to harvest, process and store black walnuts.