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.
Jim Schultz started Red Shirt Farm in Western Massachusetts after retiring from a career in teaching. Today, it’s an inspiring example of farming success.
As homesteaders we value the importance of foundation with all we do. With everything we build, grow and raise, our eyes are constantly focused on the future, and therefore, focused on ensuring a solid start.
Encouraging healthy eating across the U.S. could encourage the business of small-scale, diversified farms, according to a report by the Union of Concerned Scientists.