Storytelling is central to much of farming’s history. It just might be the key to preserving its future, too. Here’s how that could work.
Learning the history of small-scale organic farming can help you better understand and improve growing practices. These books are ideal starting points.
Plows and rototillers make it easy to flip beds from one crop to the next, but these techniques can transition your beds and help the soil without tillage.
Covering your soil at the end of the growing season is an important step in keeping it healthy throughout the winter so it’s ready for spring.