small scale farming
The fields that were laid out in 1843 for livestock farming are teeming with hay-making grasses.
A potential solution to rising food prices, food insecurity and the obesity epidemic may call into play raising farms inside the city limits.
Watch a video of a traveling sheep shearer at work and tell us about small-scale farming artisans in your region.
Gene GeRue relates the lessons he learned from a childhood of frugal living.
Using an old-world technique, Russians are growing their own organic crops -- and it's working.
Harvesting abundance in the early spring.
Preserving an abundant basil harvest for the coming winter.
Use of a mobile chicken tractors allows us to keep the birds on fresh ground and stay on top of the weeds.
Transitioning seedlings from indoor starts to outdoor plants
Book reviews by permaculture educator Cindy Conner. Learn about Sustainable Market Farming, The Art of Fermentation, The Permaculture Handbook, and The Small-Scale Poultry Flock.
As winter descends a three-season hoop house is weeded, compost spread, and a straw mulch applied. Next spring will be here soon.
D Acres offers alternative economics. We are the 99&: join us.
Leaves are a valuable source of mulch and fertility within the permaculture garden.
Homegrown vegetables are a lesson for kids in where food comes from.
The process of curing potatoes for winter storage.