Family farmers, homesteaders, and even suburbanites can earn extra money with packaged rabbit manure. Rabbit manure is considered to be one of the best manures for gardens. It has one of the highest levels of nitrogen of any animal manure...
Factory farming consumes large quantities of fuel and wastes resources. Modern industrial farming practices are inhumane to animals and damage the environment. These are some of the reasons that eating locally grown foods makes sense.
Integrating SA concepts in upland farming restore ecological balance, food security and economic stability. Greatest will be in the development of healthy soil, healthy crop, and healthy people.
A lot has been said about agriculture in Nigeria. Some said it is dead while some others say it is still alive. Whatever the case maybe, is irrelevant, what matters most is the way forward and that is the main purpose of this hub. Things that should...
A photo essay showing how grain is made fit for eating, using an electric fan mill.
Very easy ideas that anyone can use to build structures around your urban farm or backyard
The homestead technique of fish farming is growing rapidly in the developing countries and is a great way to ensure a healthy fish diet for millions who need it.
We live during a time when we can get exactly what we want, when we want it. With the ability to ship goods throughout the world, most countries have access to fruits and vegetables that they would not have otherwise. Regardless of the time of year,...
When you hear the word homesteading, you might imagine the original pioneers in the 1800's or earlier making their mark on the new land. Well, that is true. But we are in a new century and that term has taken on a different meaning over the last few decades.
Dairy farming is rapidly changing. From my personal experiences of growing up on a dairy farm and recent visit to my sister's farm, I reflect on the problems faced by the small dairy farmer today.