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Kids with their Back to the Roots grow kits. #backtotheroots https://backtotheroots.com

1st Carrots for spring

1st Carrots for spring

Doing better this year with carrots. For fall I think we will do better, especially if we can get them…

4 Tips for Beginning Farmers

4 Tips for Beginning Farmers

This is great advice from Michael Kilpatrick over at the Thriving Farmer Podcast This Spring we’re ramping up our new…

Myth #79: Deep root fertilizing is good for trees

Myth #79: Deep root fertilizing is good for trees

Deep root fertilization is a recommended procedure by many arborists, and equipment is available for DIY homeowners. Is it the best…

Baby Chicks Have Hatched!

Baby Chicks Have Hatched!

Two mommas caring for them. There should be four, but they really don’t want to budge so we can see…

OREGO-STIM – What do the chickens think?

OREGO-STIM – What do the chickens think?

So we had a Harvest Hoster stay with us recently, and they saw our flock of chickens and we started…

Myth #46: Compost tumblers make compost in two weeks

Myth #46: Compost tumblers make compost in two weeks

Manufacturers of compost tumblers claim that you can make compost in two weeks. This sounds like a great idea. Instead of…

Tractor Supply Cattle Feeder as a Raised Bed – 1st Month Review

Tractor Supply Cattle Feeder as a Raised Bed – 1st Month Review

Well, so far so good. These are a bit pricey at $259, but extremely sturdy. I started by removing the…

Myth #76: Some trees have deep taproots

Myth #76: Some trees have deep taproots

Tree descriptions refer to two classes of trees: some with shallow roots and others with deep taproots. Those with taproots…

Egg Color Chart – Find Out What Egg Color Your Breed Lays

Egg Color Chart – Find Out What Egg Color Your Breed Lays

Check out this post at Backyard Chickens (1) Egg Color Chart – Find Out What Egg Color Your Breed Lays…

Tractor Supply – Will this work as a raised bed?

Tractor Supply – Will this work as a raised bed?

These are a bit price at @230, but man is it sturdy. I drilled a bunch of holes and added…

A dog in the hen house

A dog in the hen house

Not technically a henhouse, but they are starting to get along together. Bella the Schnauzer is infatuated with the birds,…

Bill Designed to Modernize Florida’s Right to Farm Law Introduced – It’s a good thing!

Bill Designed to Modernize Florida’s Right to Farm Law Introduced – It’s a good thing!

Sen. Jason Brodeur filed SB 88, a bill that will protect farms from lawsuits. The Sanford Republican’s bill would restrict the types…

We adopted a GOAT

We adopted a GOAT

It’s our first, and we are thrilled. You can see him a week from Sunday.