Tag: Small-Scale Farming

15 Gifts for the Country Living Enthusiast

15 Gifts for the Country Living Enthusiast

Make this year’s gifts meaningful with something they can use in their country living adventure.

Benefits of Agritourism

Benefits of Agritourism

How does agritourism benefit the farmer, the public, and the community? Here are 12 ways.

Pros and Cons of No-Dig Gardening

Pros and Cons of No-Dig Gardening

Tired of tilling? It’s time to throw in the trowel and let soil microorganisms do the work.

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Read Joel Salatin For Free With Kindle Unlimited

If you enjoy reading Joel Salatin, this is an excellent opportunity to enjoy most of his titles for free on Kindle Unlimited. This includes his newer titles and a few […]

Toggenburg

Toggenburg

The tough, spirited Toggenburg is one of the most low-maintenance dairy goats—and one of the most challenging.

Tennessee Fainting Goat

Tennessee Fainting Goat

Although best known for “fainting” when startled, the Tennessee Fainting Goat is more than just a novelty.

Pygmy

Pygmy

Sweet and spunky, the lovable Pygmy goat endears itself to all who know it.

Nubian

Nubian

Long ears and a loud voice make this popular dairy breed distinctive—but it does not come from Africa.

Nigerian Dwarf

Nigerian Dwarf

Goats of dwarfish proportions were once widespread across much of Africa, their historic home being a large swath stretching from the Atlantic coast inland as far as modern Sudan and […]

LaMancha

LaMancha

As its name suggests, the LaMancha does have ancestors from Spain, but it was developed entirely in the United States. Its story begins with the arrival of the conquistadors. The […]