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.
Depression is often at its worst during the winter months, and farmers aren’t immune. Growing healing herbs, however, can provide some extra support.
Don’t let your potted trees and shrubs succumb to frost damage. ‘Heel in’ extra nursery stock to shield the delicate roots all winter long.
If you enjoy a sweet, orange vegetable side-dish at Thanksgiving, you’re probably eating sweet potatoes and not yams, no matter what your family calls it.
The couple behind an operation called On The Grow produces 40 types of microgreens from a 20-foot trailer. They talk about varieties, taste and tips.