Women in Agriculture- Adapting & Overcoming Challenges

When we envision a farmer, we often see an elderly man, with a sun worn face, in his coveralls thoughtfully looking over his fields. However, for anyone that spends time in online forums, or even the feed store, it is evident that  the face of agriculture is changing. More and more, we are hearing about…

How to Make and Keep Meaningful Homestead Resolutions

It is that time of year again, the days are cold and short, and we are eager to turn over a new leaf with the new year. New Year’s resolutions are something that have in itself become a tradition. Often times, our resolutions focus on things like our weight and financial independence. While these things…

Tips For Farmers Market Success

Original article published in Countryside and Small Stock Journal Many farmers have perfected their trade on the farm, yet have no formal training or experience in how to market themselves, or their farms, to the public. One of the most accessible ways for a farmer to get their product to the public is through farmers…