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How to Build a Chicken Coop

Planning to join the masses of backyard poultry farmers this year? Here's what you need... (more)

Brian Barth
September 8, 2015
How to Grow and Harvest Grains in Your Backyard

Bread, beer, and pasta all originate with a planting of grain seed in fall. Be... (more)

Brian Barth
August 31, 2015
How to Harvest and Dry Herbs

Herb gardens will go dormant in a few months, but the desire to cook with... (more)

Brian Barth
August 17, 2015
How to Grow a Cover Crop This Fall

Replenish your soil with plants that give back.

Brian Barth
August 12, 2015
How to Grow Your Own Tomatoes, Part 5: Harvesting

Within two months of plunking tomato seedlings in the ground, the fruit should be filling... (more)

Brian Barth
August 6, 2015
How to Make Compost Tea

It's warm, frothy and chocolate brown. You wouldn't want to drink it, but for your... (more)

Brian Barth
July 31, 2015
Now’s the Time to Think About Your Fall Garden

Growing a cold-weather garden to maturity means getting started in mid- to late-summer.

Brian Barth
July 30, 2015
How to Build a Farm Pond

A pond can help with water for livestock, fire protection, erosion control, aquaculture and more.

Brian Barth
July 24, 2015