Around 1880, a wet spell descended on most of the Great Plains. Wild speculations were indulged in as to what caused it.
The Native Americans of the Plains were in a prime position to observe the weather and learn the sequences that precede and follow each weather system.
This brief document addresses some of the trickiest challenges Kansas gardeners will face when gardening in the fall.
Udall. Topeka. Hesston. Andover. Greensburg. Whether you lived through them or not, the major tornadoes of Kansas have become indelibly stamped on the state’s memory.
No matter what your country living interests are, you must have this book. This may seem like an exaggeration. Rest assured, it’s not.
Ready for a challenge? Tackle this list of 12 books on flora, fauna, weather, conservation, and more.
We love curating helpful reading material for country living enthusiasts! If you are looking for a variety of useful books on everything from starting a farming enterprise to planting crops to drawing horses, we highly recommend the Homestead Bookshelf as the place to find what you’re looking for. We have collected public domain classics, modernContinue reading “Top 10 Reader-Favorite Books”
The Old Farmer’s Almanac Weather Notebook is a full-color four-year journal that is sure to please.
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 areContinue reading “11 Applications for an Agricultural Interest Besides Farming”
How do plants beat the heat? Find out how your garden can stay productive this summer.