Keeping Backyard Bees is a joint effort by Mother Earth News and Grit magazines to create a hive mind of information on bees, beekeeping, pollen, hives, honey, and much more. Our audience may be seasoned beekeepers, interested in starting a hive, or just concerned about the well-being of bees and want to know how to help. You can make a difference, and we’re here to show you how.
The author takes you on a tour of Asheville Mother Earth News Fair activities other than the always-informative workshops.
Learn about the Ultimate EZ Milker, which is perfect for any small scale dairy operation.
Making hay, broken down into four basis steps: cutting, tedding, raking, and bailing.
Livestock play an essential role in creating and maintaining a fertile, functional farm.
Letters from our readers about solar energy homes, the next generation of earth advocates, stories of garden success, and more.
MOTHER’s product picks for June/July 2018
Hatching chicks at home taught our little ones some valuable life skills and lessons. Both the children and the chicks benefited from each other.