As an organic gardener, I’m often in a state of conflict about mowing. It provides a good source or organic matter and probably helps with weed and pest control. But with all the other work on the homestead, is it really that pressing?
This post is about cleaning garden bed 4, harvesting and eating squash, installing a dishwasher, and preparing to clean out a main line drain.
The beginning of the start of a from-scratch homestead on a tight budget.
This post is about continuing fence repair and another garden bed cleanup.
The Indiana State Corn Husking Contest keeps old farm traditions alive, promotes family fun, and offers a fun way for all ages to "show their stuff!"
A reflection on the unanticipated costs of starting and maintaining a modern homesteading venture.
Not all land is made the same. Here's what you can do if you find yourself with tough-to-farm land.
For the first time since moving to Panther's Hollow I collected the black walnuts that fall on the slope behind my house. Now I'm looking forward to the luxury of free walnuts this winter.