Farm and Garden

Plants and produce from rural America

Embracing Life on the Homestead

By Faithful Homesteader

I have come to love certain aspects of my homestead lifestyle.

How Renewable Energy Can Benefit Your Farm

By Bobbi Peterson

This post is about how farmers can utilize wind, solar, biomass crops, and hydroelectric energy on their farms.

Savor the Flavor of Summer Herbs Year-Round

By Garden Media Group

Even though the outdoor garden is dormant, there is still a world of opportunity to grow indoors.

Should I Switch My Heat Source?

By Megan Wild

Winter is coming, and it’s time to take a look at your home’s heating system and determine if it’s in need of repairs or replacement.


Garden Project 2016 — Part 6

By Allan Douglas

The final phase of this garden project: building up, fencing in, and making dirt.

It's A Husking!

By Lois Hoffman

I had no idea that there were actually contests for corn husking until I noted the Indiana Corn Husking Contest featured in "Country" magazine. I decided to try my hand at it.

Garden Project 2016 — Part 5

By Allan Douglas

Continuing this year's major garden project, we get into stepping and fencing.

Gardening Appalachian Style

By Katherine J. Black

Read about one vegetable gardener in Kentucky who tends to her crops the old fashioned way.