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.
YouTube is a great source to learn small-scale farming techniques from experienced growers. Here are four channels with especially high-quality farm videos.
Having a variety of produce ready to harvest weekly for your community-supported agriculture operation can be difficult. Here’s how to create a crop plan.
A cash flow budget shows you when your farm will and won’t have extra cash over the course of the season, allowing you to plan accordingly.
An important part of building a successful farm business is knowing whether individual crops are profitable. Here’s how to perform an enterprise analysis.
Left alone, patches of creeping grasses such as quackgrass and Johnson grass can take over large portions of your farm. Here are ways to control them.