In Praise of WD-40

The author notes with relish all the amazing things a homesteader can accomplish with WD-40.

Berm Building and Mulching for Water Retention

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.

Improvising When You Live in the Middle of Nowhere

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.

Water Water Everywhere Not Likely

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.

Happy to Be Here

Let me introduce myself in this, my first blog, for the Capper's Farmer family.

Creative Mailboxes

A look at some country mailbox owners displaying their creativity.