Family Homesteading in California and Iowa

A tale of family homesteading in California and Iowa. Thirty years ago, David Cavagnaro was growing an enormous garden in California. Now, he lives in a cooler climate in Iowa, but he’s still able to enjoy just as much fresh, homegrown food..

A selection of Cavagnaro’s delicious heirloom Italian vegetables.
A selection of Cavagnaro’s delicious heirloom Italian vegetables.
Photo by David Cavagnaro