The terms organic, sustainable, and regenerative may seem confusing at first, but each approach has a slightly different philosophy.
Too many family ranches these days are supported by a spouse’s off-ranch income. But this book by Cody Holmes proves that it doesn’t have to be this way!
Those who pursue a different path often meet with skepticism in our society. This is perhaps nowhere quite as true as in the area of agriculture.
Agritourism fosters a symbiotic relationship between the farmer, the public, and the community.
Why is organic food more expensive than conventional food, and where is this trend headed in the near future?
Running a farm or ranch is not the only way to cash in on your agricultural interest. These days, there are plenty of fields where a knowledge of agriculture and agricultural sciences can be a plus, and where you will have an opportunity to aid those who have chosen to work the land. Here are… Continue reading 11 Applications for an Agricultural Interest Besides Farming
While the People’s Party did not achieve most of its ambitions, the movement marked the end of the Gilded Age and ushered in a new phase of federal government.
The Populist movement of the late 1800s is a major topic in Kansas history. A brief glance at history books tells us that the populism of that era was more or less radical agrarianism. While this is basically true, the topic is far more complex than this. What did the Populists believe? How did they… Continue reading Kansas Populist Movement Basics: The Beginning
A niche business is not a big business, and it cannot be run in the same way. Capitalize on your strengths—but do your research.
October is just around the corner! Are you ready to start a business, explore nature, and live by faith? Start and run your own small farm business. Find out how livestock are upgraded. Explore options for super-small-scale farms. Identify the wildflowers and grasses of Kansas. Love God with all your mind. Save money on seeds.… Continue reading Get Ready for October 2016