The rendered fat of a pig can be more than just a tool for cooking.
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The National Young Farmers Coalition (NYFC) recently published the Vegetable Grower’s Guide to Organic Certification. The guide, written by certified organic farmer Emily Oakley at the request of NYFC, explains the value of organic certification and breaks down the application process for vegetable growers interested in taking the next steps.
We are building our soil fertility and structure by incorporating our summer cover crop.
The soft, sweet peach has found itself embroiled in geopolitical controversy.
Let your children grow up to be farmers. Let them know what it is like to be free from fluorescent lights and laser pointer meetings. Let them challenge themselves to be forever resourceful and endlessly clever….
We threshed the dried plants in a large container and then poured them into a bowl in front of a fan. All of the fine, dried plant material blew away with the force of the fan while the heavier seeds fell right into the bowl.
San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors has passed California’s first urban agriculture incentive zone. The new law allows a tax break for SF property owners who dedicate their land to agricultural use for at least five years. The final legislation included a few important amendments.