Category Archives: Farming

Chicken Coop Designs

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My friend Frank a while back asked me about chickens so I devote this step-by-step tutorial to him and his future “poultry pursuits.” I suspect he’s already thinking about some aquaponics integrated designs, but this tutorial should be helpful to any aspiring farmer or homesteader looking to create a cozy, functional home for a backyard […]

Polyface Farm DVD Review

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What would Joel Do? After blogging for a while it was time to honor my hero in sustainable farming, Joel Salatin. I’ve had several people ask me about the Polyface Farm DVD and I thought I’d share some info on what it’s about and why Joel has been so instrumental in the sustainable farming movement. […]

Organic Farming Winter Conference

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Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York The 2013 Northeast Organic Farming and Gardening conference took place at the Saratoga Hilton and the theme was Resilience. ¬†This was my first time at a NOFA Conference and was to be my “coming out into farming” party, so to speak. The scheduled workshops had high interest but […]