You should make the most of your experience when you visit a farmers market. And you can do good by your local food system while you’re at it.
Do you pass on grape tomatoes in favor of more exotic fare? If so, you may want to reconsider growing this tasty, versatile garden crop.
Whether it’s heat, light, cold or a little rough treatment, some varieties of difficult seeds simply need some extra coaxing to get started.
In West London, Sara Ward turned her homesteading hobbies into a career teaching in-home workshops, an example of profitable passion others can follow.
First-generation farmer Dayna Geraghty of Geraghty’s Microfarm offers words of advice and encouragement for taking the homesteading plunge.
Creating your own suet cake is a great way to save money. Customizing the recipe also helps support certain species’ winter needs.