Farm Blog

Cattle Farming

Cattle Farming If you have ever thought about ranches then cattle farming has probably come to mind! It is one of the most popular animals to raise in the United States and yet they are still great money makers. So if you are considering getting a farm or Ranch maybe...

Witching for Water

Witching for Water Many people whom live in the farming community like to do things, shall we say, old school. There are many things that are heavily debated on whether they are fact or fiction. Some of these things have supposedly been debunked by science, however,...

The Ideal Dirt

The Ideal Dirt Spring has officially sprung and we are all ready to get our gardens going. We have talked a lot in the past about growing crops and getting your spring garden started. However, we haven't dug too deeply about the importance of compost (pun intended)....

Birds On The Farm

Birds on the Farm No only are birds beautiful animals but they can also be very profitable to keep on the farm. Almost everyone that keeps poultry absolutely love their birds! They are full of fun and personality, we can all appreciate the feat that they can fly (even...

Spring On The Farm

Spring on the Farm We are more than excited to welcome Spring this year! But with Spring probably being a farmers busiest season it can be super daunting to think of all the things that need to get done during this time. While it is a huge task to get everything done...

Ready To Sell?

Ready to Sell? Are you a long time farmer that is ready to retire? Are you looking to downsize your life? Then maybe it is time to start thinking about selling your farm or ranch. Many times it takes some time to get the place ready to sell. It's important to evaluate...

Grow Your Money

Grow your Money If you have space to use on your farm then it is time to start thinking about what you want to grown on it. Of course climate, and typical weather in your region play a big role but what are some very profitable crops that you could grow on you land?...

The Future Of Farming

The Future in Farming Usually when we think about propane we think about about summertime barbecues and perfectly cook foods. However, many people are switching to propane on their farms. There is a huge diversity for what you can use propane for! Here are some...

Joining A Farmers Market

We all love our farms! But we also love to make a profit off of our farms. Even if you just have a Hobby farm you can still find ways to make a profit. One way that you can make a profit is by selling products at a Farmer's Market. With Spring just about ready to...

Fun things For your Kids to Do on the Farm

Kids love to be outside! We should all take a page from children and spend a lot more time outside. More than likely you are not the typical suburban family and you probably already spend a lot of time outside. On the farm there are unlimited amount of things that we...

Good Excuses to Get Outside in Spring

If you have a great piece of land then you probably don't really need a good reason to go outside anyway. Nevertheless, we are here to give you reasons and ways to make more time for playing outside. Kids have it right! Playing outside makes you happier and healthier!...

Planning a Spring Garden

It’s never too soon to start thinking about your Spring garden. It might be mid-winter at the moment but it’s the perfect time to start planning for this Spring's garden and for your garden in the long term. There are many things that you can do to help you get ready...

Caring for Livestock During Winter

Preparing for winter can be a tedious task, it can be very overwhelming to a new farm owner trying to remember all that needs to be done. If you have many animals on your farm they do require different care during the winter. We are here to help you feel more prepared...

Leftover Christmas Trees

So now that Christmas has passed everyone is getting rid of Christmas trees and other live decorations. It is sad that so many people just throw them out onto the side of the road or into the trash. Christmas trees are good for many things. They can be recycled or...

How You Can Support the Bee Population?

We need the bees, there is no doubt about that. They keep all of us alive by pollinating on a level that we could not do ourselves. Without bees we wouldn't have any fruits or vegetables, we wouldn't have many crops at all. But sadly, bees are now becoming endangered...

Earning a profit with livestock

One great way that you can keep money in the bank with your farm is by raising animals as livestock to sell for meat or products derived from the animal. If you love animals, love working with them daily, and taking good care of them then this is the perfect idea for...

What can I do with my small farm?

It might not apply to everyone but for a good portion of people owning some small acreage is part of the American dream for them. Many people would like to farm on their Small acreage. Some people might just be interested in  homesteading whereas some may want to...

Types Of Farm Properties

  The foundation of this country was built on the American Farmers.  Without farmers we wouldn’t have anything that we use in a dairy basis. From fruits and veggies, to meats, to cotton, eggs…. The list goes on and on. But what types are farm Properties...

Benefits Of Owning A Farm Property

There are a multitude of reasons to buy a farm property and many benefits to owning one. Some are simple benefits like having more space and enjoying more privacy. Some are more necessity such as being able to grow your own food. Others are financials such as getting...

Winter Preparation On the Farm

Winter will be coming soon and it’s time to start thinking about what you need to do to be prepared on your farm. If you are a new farm owner or you are well seasoned farmer who has been through many winters it is good to have some extra reminders on what are good...