small scale farming





6/20/2013
The fields that were laid out in 1843 for livestock farming are teeming with hay-making grasses.
6/6/2013
Using an old-world technique, Russians are growing their own organic crops -- and it's working.
12/11/2012
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.
9/15/2012
Preserving an abundant basil harvest for the coming winter.
8/16/2012
Use of a mobile chicken tractors allows us to keep the birds on fresh ground and stay on top of the weeds.
6/7/2012
Harvesting abundance in the early spring.
5/23/2012
Transitioning seedlings from indoor starts to outdoor plants
3/19/2012
Watch a video of a traveling sheep shearer at work and tell us about small-scale farming artisans in your region.
12/8/2011
As winter descends a three-season hoop house is weeded, compost spread, and a straw mulch applied. Next spring will be here soon.
11/10/2011
Leaves are a valuable source of mulch and fertility within the permaculture garden.
10/27/2011
D Acres offers alternative economics. We are the 99&: join us.
10/13/2011
The process of curing potatoes for winter storage.
10/5/2011
Homegrown vegetables are a lesson for kids in where food comes from.
9/21/2011
Gene GeRue relates the lessons he learned from a childhood of frugal living.
3/9/2011
A potential solution to rising food prices, food insecurity and the obesity epidemic may call into play raising farms inside the city limits.




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