Tag Archives: Farming

Gaining Ground

When Forrest Prichard resolved to save the Shenandoah Valley farm that had been in his family for generations he went about it all the wrong way.  At first.  When Forrest’s grandfather, the farmer in the family, had passed away the … 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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Filling the Gap

Sitting at the library the other day I overheard a man telling a boy about a site he had visited in Peru.  “There were stone walls there, stones in all sorts of shapes, not just rectangles and squares, but odd … Continue reading

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