Metal is never trash! In addition to selling scrap for a bit of trash, you can always find a use for discarded or found metal around the homestead.
Many of us want to farm, but few of us truly understand what this means. Here are some tips for building a dream farm with long-term profitability and resilience.
Alpacas are calm and quiet animals, making them an ideal livestock choice for many. And these fiber animals don’t require large acreage to provide a profit.
In this excerpt from “Apples of North America,” Tom Burford (“Professor Apple”) details the correct steps for properly planting a tree.
Farm life doesn’t stop during the winter, so follow these tips and tricks to improve your homestead during the cold, wet, windy season.
Animals do the hard work of improving pastures and soil health, so choose the right ruminants for the land and native growth you already have.
Calving season will be here before you know it. Get ready now by gathering supplies and preparing your land and buildings for a calm calving experience.
Snow fences can be put to good use on farms. The key is to install them correctly, so you don’t wind up creating worse drifts than you had before.