Sharing our small farm stories and skills along our farming, gardening and homesteading journey. Visit the farm for an informative and sometimes irreverent tour through our garden, livestock pastures, chicken coop and greenhouse as we live - pasture to plate. Farming topics free range around pastured heritage pigs, broiler chickens and pastured eggs, heritage breed turkeys, an heirloom vegetable CSA and garden, high tunnel / hoop house / green houses, organic and traditional gardening, farm infrastructure, tractors, sustainable energy, permaculture, food preservation and even fence mending.

Farming stories and skills from our small farm, gardening and homesteading journey -

pasture to plate.

Updates around the farm and gardens:

  • How to keep cool weather crops happy when it's always over 90F,
  • Keeping broilers cool in the pasture with box fans,
  • Predators and pastured poultry,
  • Still weaning the pigs,
  • Thinking about moving the turkeys out sooner.

This weeks DOUBLE FEATURE Farmers Choice:

  • Conventional farming isn't all bad so don't treat it that way,
  • The difference between researching and just confirming your opinion.
Direct download: CoopCast026.mp3
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