5 Best Books for Winter Gardening

5 Best Books for Winter Gardening

Books To Give You Winter Gardening Tips & Advice Most of us associate the warmer months of the year with an abundance of fresh produce. Cucumbers, beets, strawberries, peaches, you name it — warm seasons tend to usher in the opportunity to grow your garden...
A Guide to Keeping Chickens in the Winter

A Guide to Keeping Chickens in the Winter

If you’re new to keeping chickens winter can be a confusing time. You may be asking yourself, “how will they stay warm?” and “will they keep laying eggs even with less sunlight?” or even, “how can I keep my chickens entertained?” These are all valid questions. Winter...
Canning Basics

Canning Basics

Once you have harvested your food, you may have too much to use before the food spoils.  Canning is a great way to enjoy the bounty of your farm or garden year-round.  Canning is a safe method of preserving your food if done properly.  It involves placing foods in...