Category Archives: hobby farm

Happy Anniversary To Us!

It is hard to believe but we have now been in Indiana for a year.  Seems like just yesterday we loaded up the van and U-haul and headed out across the summer in the midst of a killer heatwave! Things … Continue reading

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Farm Fresh…Poop!

Farming is not a get rich quick scheme.  In fact farming isn’t a get anything quick scheme! Everything moves at nature’s pace, not your pace.  It doesn’t matter if you bought your farm in September, nothing will grow until spring.  … Continue reading

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To Market, To Market to Buy a Fat Pig

On Tuesday evening we were off on another rural adventure – to our first real (the 4H auction didn’t count) livestock auction.  Our goal was to buy a pig for my 4H’er, and maybe, if prices were good, a ‘feeder’ … Continue reading

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