Looking for an easy-to-grow plant with income potential for your hobby farm? Blackberries and raspberries fit the bill and are a “berry” good idea.
De Gillies from the Ontario-based hobby farmstead she founded with her husband takes us inside the day to day running of Gilly Farm, their labor of love.
In “No Till Intensive Vegetable Culture,” Bryan O’Hara provides a detailed road map for transitioning away from tillage and toward regenerative growing practices.
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.