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6 Great Farming/Food Memoirs - LivingHomegrown.com

6 Great Farming/Food Memoirs - LivingHomegrown.comLate winter to early spring can be such a frustrating transition for a gardener/food crafter.

As we look at the calendar, we are chomping at the bit to:

  • Plant the garden
  • Harvest the garden
  • Preserve from the garden
  • Eat watermelon again!

But it is not quite time yet.

We are in flux.

That is why this is the perfect time to dive into a book…perhaps between seed catalog browsing.

But instead of offering you a list of gardening books or cookbooks, I want to suggest a different genre of reading.

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Day 11 – So You Want to be a Farmer?

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I am not in a position to give advice on how to farm. But one thing I have learned from from my farmer friends and the inspiring farmers I...

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A Traveling Farm…On A Bus?

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We just finished filming a really incredible group of young people for an episode of our TV show, Growing A Greener World. The TV story will air on PBS in December...

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Amazing Farm Grows Local Food Atop a NYC Building

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For the last two weeks, I have been busy writing and producing an episode of Growing A Greener World TV that is is so cool, I just have to tell...

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How Polyface Farm is Healing Land One Acre At A Time

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I had the privilege of visiting Polyface Farm twice in the last year – Once for a personal trip and the second time to film our TV show Growing A...

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The Next Generation of Farmers

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This past year, one of the most rewarding episodes I wrote/produced for Growing A Greener World (on PBS) was the one on “Young Farmers”. It was all about who will...

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And now, a music video about being hip, organic farmers…

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An organic farm in the UK put out this fun music video about being hip, modern, organic farmers! They rap about cows and tractors. Very cool…  

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MORE on Backyard Farmers

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Well, there are apparently MANY people successfully managing companies like MyFarm. (See my post from yesterday on how this company sets up and maintains urban farms in people's backyards)....

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News Update on “MyFarm” Urban Garden Business

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Here is an update on yesterday's post on MyFarm. After I posted, I discovered that the MyFarm website had links to other articles on their business: USA TodayThe New...

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