There are a number of good reasons for keeping goats beyond dairy and meat. From goat yoga to brush clearing, caprine creatures bring a lot to the farm.
First-generation farmer Dayna Geraghty of Geraghty’s Microfarm offers words of advice and encouragement for taking the homesteading plunge.
Interested in firewood heating but not sure where to start? Here’s what you need to know to get started—best wood for burning, proper storage and more.
Looking for some new animals to add to your small farm? Consider sheep, lively livestock with year-round profit potential for hobby farmers.
Thinking about getting some laying hens this year? Experienced keepers offer up a chicken tip (or two) they wish they’d known earlier.
Amy Stoss quit a teaching job to pursue some “dirt therapy.” We spoke to her about bringing micro-farming and permaculture principles to the suburbs.
Marketing your farm and farm products online is nearly a necessity these days. Learn the basics of building an online presence for your market venture.
Being cooped up with your kids during the cold, winter months doesn’t have to be trying. Spend some quality time with these fun, farm-flavored games.