Raising heirloom tomatoes, like all farming, is full of challenges. This year we have battled blossom end rot and the war's not over yet.
Be healthier and lower your carbon footprint by using alternative water softener solutions.
California has had the worst drought year in recorded history. If we don't get some rain, farmers won't be the only ones crying the blues.
Grandma and Grandpa had a spring piped into the house, with the help of a neighbor we have resorted to other means.
A look at some country mailbox owners displaying their creativity.
When I couldn't find the right sized tablecloth just a day before having 12 people over for a ministry meeting and lunch, I had to figure out how to make one with materials I keep on hand. Because the nearest department store is an hour away, buying one wasn't an option.
The author notes with relish all the amazing things a homesteader can accomplish with WD-40.
Building berms around trees and shrubs is important for water-wise watering. Mulching is mandatory for water retention and helps keep weeds down. Manure berms are especially functional.
Let me introduce myself in this, my first blog, for the Capper's Farmer family.