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Raising Chickens 101

Raising Chickens 101

Raising Chickens 101   Farm fresh eggs are in high demand these days. Some people go as far as to buy baby chicks and start their little farm to save a few dollars at the grocery store. The reality is a majority of people are uneducated on how to care for farm...

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo

Oregon Farm Brokers conducts an inquiry on the Mexican Holiday Cinco de Mayo to reveal its true significance.

Re-Imagining Health

Re-Imagining Health

    Re-Imagining Health Let’s be honest, staying fit was hard even before quarantine began. When we talk about being healthy and fit, we don’t mean running on a treadmill for 2 hours until you feel like you burnt off the double-bacon cheeseburger, fries, and...

Great Spring Recipes

Great Spring Recipes

Great Spring Recipes   We love to cook all through the year! We just had all of the savory Fall and Winter recipes. Now we will share some of our Favorite Spring recipes!   Parmesan Spring Chicken One that we are really enjoying is called Parmesan Spring...

Time To Prepare for Your Spring Garden

Time To Prepare for Your Spring Garden

Time To Prepare for Your Spring Garden   Yay! Spring is getting ready to, well, spring! It has been a long cloudy Winter but we are less than a month away from Spring! It starts on March 19th this year! One of the biggest things that people look forward to in...

Do You Dig Raised Garden Beds like we do?

Do You Dig Raised Garden Beds like we do?

Do You Dig Raised Garden Beds like we do?   It's almost that time again, to start thinking about Spring! If you are ready to start sprucing up your gardening area now is the perfect time. It might not be ideal weather to be working outside yet but you won't...

Warming Winter Recipes

Warming Winter Recipes

Warming Winter Recipes   Well folks, we have made it past mid-winter and are on our way to Spring. The groundhog says we will have an early Spring this year, so let's all keep our fingers crossed on that one. In the meantime, we are all freezing cold. Many...

What Do You Want in a Home or Property?

What Do You Want in a Home or Property?

What Do You Want in a Home or Property? To Get Started Everyone that is going to be buying or living at the property should sit down and make a comprehensive list of their wants. Once everyone does a seperate list they should get together and see what they agree on....

Ways to Improve Your Property

Ways to Improve Your Property

Ways to Improve Your Property   There are many ways that you can improve you home or property. Even if you don't plan to sell for a long time or ever, it is still great to continue improving your homestead. Not only will it improve your quality of life or the...

Starting Fresh In the New Year

Starting Fresh In the New Year

Starting Fresh   New year, new you! People say this every year and unfortunately don't follow through with it. Let this year be the year that YOU do. There are some simple healthy choices that you can make to give yourself a healthier like without a huge...

Top Ten Ways To Homestead

Top Ten Ways To Homestead

Top Ten Ways to Homestead With or Without a Homestead There are many practices that people do to homestead. Some of the things might require land but not all of it! There are many homesteading practices that you can do with very little land! That is great to hear,...

Finding The Perfect Christmas Tree

Finding The Perfect Christmas Tree

Finding The Perfect Christmas Tree There are many traditions around this time of year. One of those traditions is getting a Christmas tree. There are many traditions surrounding the tree. But what is the origin of the Christmas tree? Today we will talk about how the...

Holiday Meals

Holiday Meals

Holiday Meals Our community at Oregon Farm Brokers hope that your family is having a wonderful holiday season! We hope that you are making the most out of the season. There are so many great holidays that are celebrated during this time of year! Whatever you celebrate...

Raw Foods

Raw Foods

Raw Foods   As our society grows we have sadly moved away from raw food in exchange for less healthful processed and pasteurized foods. Although these foods may stay good for a much longer period of time, we are slowly learning the effects that it has on our...

The Perfect Thanksgiving Meal

The Perfect Thanksgiving Meal

The Perfect Thanksgiving Meal   What Do We think about when we think about Thanksgiving? We generally thinking of family, fun, and great food right? That's right! So this year Oregon Farm Brokers are going to share some great recipes to make your meals fantastic!...

Fermented Food   Fermented food have been made throughout the ages. We are finding that fermented food is extremely important to gut health. Many fermented foods are very easy to make at home. Today we will talk about different easy to make foods and give you...

Spotlight On Potatoes

Spotlight On Potatoes

Spotlight on Potatoes    The majority of Americans love potatoes. We eat them in many shapes and forms. They are a great filler food when we are low on money. They grow pretty easily and their shelf life is outstanding. Did you know that they can actually be...

What to Plant in Fall

What to Plant in Fall

What to Plant in Fall   This probably sounds like a silly idea but there are actually many things you can plant in October. Some plants are hardy throughout the Winter and some need the winter seasons to get well established. Many people are unaware that this is...

You want to Rent What?

You want to Rent What?

You want to Rent What?   In the last few years, many people are finding new ways to make money. You have to work with what you have, and sometimes that isn’t very much! One thing that many people have resorted to doing in renting their own homes or homes on their...

The Family Cow

The Family Cow

A Family Cow Many people would like to acquire all the benefits of having a dairy cow for their home. However, fear of how tough it is to care for them, how much they cost to feed, or if you have enough space may stand in the way. Today we are here to say, having a...

Know Your Chickens!

Know Your Chickens!

Know Your Chickens! Not all chickens are created equally. Some are big, some are small. Some ate super fragile and some are very very hardy. Some lay some grand giant eggs while other lay small or medium ones. Some chickens require a lot of maintenance while others...

Plants That Are Great For Skin

Plants That Are Great For Skin

Plants That Are Great For Skin We all have the occasional skin issue. Whether it be a rash, chronic eczema or getting poison ivy there is a plant for that! If you have a small farm and you are thinking about starting a new hobby cultivating herbs that have healing...

Fall Fun On The Farm

Fall Fun On The Farm

Fall Fun On the Farm Fall is a favorite time of year for many people, especially in the beautiful Pacific Northwest! If you have a farm you are probably trying to think of great things that you could do on your farm to celebrate the season! If you open up your farm to...

Why You Want a Large Acreage

Why You Want a Large Acreage

Many people who can afford to buy a large acreage my shy away from it because they may not know what to do with such a large amount of space. But in all reality land isn't going anywhere and we aren't gaining more of it. It is an important resource to gain while you...

Not So Common

Not So Common

Not So Common We all hear about typical types of farms such as cattle farming, chicken farming, hay farming, and all the typical edible crops. But all of our more rare and unusual products have to come from somewhere right? So what are some things that people farm...