Growing a Farmer

"I gotta plow my field today, mama," my son replied when I asked what he wanted to do today. Then, he whizzed off on his toy tractor,...

Believing in Tomorrow

To plant is to believe in tomorrow. For farmers, that quote is definitely true for us. As we finish planting, we have hope in our growing...

You Could Learn That

Recently in the news, there was a politician who made headlines with a comment that either made every farmer’s blood boil or made their...

More Than One Way

There is no universally perfect method for growing food. Instead different layers to our food system, addressing different needs and values.

Prepare to Farm

It‘s easy to put a lot of focus on planting and harvest season. But, so much of the work is in the off season to plan and prepare.

Putting Our Seeds in the Ground

Currently, the Howards are strung out all over the place. It’s the beginning of our planting season and that means we are in a taxing...