The Great Backyard Bird Count takes place every February and helps give ornithologists the big picture on bird populations all around the world. Be a part of the project by taking 15 minutes, or more, to observe the bird species in your backyard this weekend!
Companion planting can be a great way to increase yields and reduce pests and disease. However, not all of the charts and guides out there are based on science. Let’s take a closer look at the proven methods and ditch the hype!
Putting together your own Survival Seed Bank allows you to choose your seed varieties, save some money, and increase your self reliance. Start this year with our instructions for setting up your own survival seed bank!
What is a broody hen and why do you need one? Broody hens make great additions to the self reliant homestead. Here’s how to spot a broody hen, give her a good spot to nest, and the 10 best broody hen breeds for your self reliant chicken flock!
Small Farm & Homestead News for October 31st, 2018 Senate Approves Oroho Bill Package to Support NJ Agriculture Industry Women farmers earn about $58,000 a year—outearning their male counterparts Oregon… Read more »
Choose the best pumpkin varieties for your needs. Heirlooms, hybrids, carving, decorative, giant, or edible pumpkins are fun to grow! Here are some of the best varieties to try in your garden this year.
Knowing how to prepare your garden for a killing frost can help you put up some extra produce at the end of the season. Take a few extra steps to squeeze the most out of your autumn garden with these tips.