My First Transplant – organicdime

By organicdime Yesterday i transplanted my first crop, a tender baby sweet corn! I am not sure how well the transplant went so before I give anyone advice on how I transplant , i will monitor it for the next few days and if it was successful I will then post all of the steps I

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Strategies to move away from cities: Market gardening in small spaces – The Nourishing Hearthfire

By thenourishinghearthfire Photo credit: here One of the things many folks struggle with when wanting to move to rural areas is income. Since the increased mechanisation of farming less people are needed to work in mainstream farming operations, and there aren’t many jobs available in these areas. People in cities often feel trapped in them, under

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Chicken Nuggets – We Bought the Farm

By Gwen. This morning I got a call from the post office. They were calling to let me know that my package had arrived and was ready for pickup. Delighted, I hung up and let my boss know that I had to take an early lunch to go pick up my chickens from the post office.

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