Category Archives: Farming

Saturday Links

Happy Saturday!!  The weather’s certainly nice for working in the garden this weekend, but it’s so so wet! I’d love to amend beds, pull out finished plants and get ready for fall, but I’m afraid I’d drown in the process… … Continue reading

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Saturday Links

Happy Saturday folks! It’s going to be a homesteady-type weekend around here – farmer’s market, chicken feed, and some long overdue outdoor projects are on the docket.  It’s pretty sad when a forecast of 94 is a whopping 10 degrees … Continue reading

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Real Food Summit – Free Online

Hey folks!  Late post today, I know, but I thought this looked interesting: It’s a free event hosted by Underground Wellness, and they have a lot of great speakers, including the one and only Joel Salatin himself.  They are going … Continue reading

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Saturday Links and a Sun Filled Weekend

Happy Saturday everyone! We’re off this weekend to the lake AND a pool party.  Hopefully this preggo lady can find some shade – I just can’t seem to take the heat these days. Here’s a smattering of what I found … Continue reading

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The Raw Milk Debate

Here in Georgia, it is illegal to sell raw milk for human consumption.  The only ways to get raw milk to drink here are to drive across the border (South Carolina is a nice choice, they sell it in grocery … Continue reading

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FDA Announces a Subtle Shift in Attitude, Crowd Yawns

Please, forgive me for the cynical title.  It just so happens that in my browsing today, I came across this news headline: New York Times:  U.S. Tightens Rules on Antibiotics Use for Livestock If you read nothing but the first … Continue reading

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Saturday Links and Oh Who am I Kidding

Menu plan-schmenu plan folks; I don’t think it’s going to happen.  I’m pretty sure I’m incapable of planning a menu more than about two dinners in advance.  I love the idea of setting up a plan and going shopping only … Continue reading

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