From the Thoroughbred to the miniature donkey and beyond, here are some of the top breeds from our Horse & Donkey Breeds guide.
For truly small farms, these draft animals can be quite useful in their own way, transporting tools, produce, firewood, small children, or whatever else is required.
The Dominique is a classic American creation from colonial days that early chicken keepers crafted from just about every breed available to them.
Ready for 25 more skills to build on the ones you mastered previously? This set is more advanced than the first, so take your time.
While your homesteading bucket list should be unique, you may find that these suggestions spark an interest you didn’t even know you had.
The average American farmer is still getting older, and his net farm income is still declining. But the number of young farmers is increasing, the value of their production is above average, and the number of farms consisting of nine acres or less is on the rise. Here are the highlights from the 2017 USDA…… Continue reading USDA Releases 2017 Ag Census Results
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Agritourism fosters a symbiotic relationship between the farmer, the public, and the community.
Tired of tilling? It’s time to throw in the trowel and let soil microorganisms do the work.
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