Tag: farming

Farm City

What would it be like to be farmer living in a ghetto?

Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer
Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer by Novella Carpenter is a very entertaining book. It tells the story of how gardening in an abandoned lot in … [continue reading]

South 47 Farm and Corn Maze

If my Seattle peeps need a fun way to spend an afternoon with the family, head out to Redmond and visit the South 47 Farm. They have crops you can pick, animals to pet and a huge corn maze. They … [continue reading]

Deeply Rooted – Profiles of Uncoventional Farmers

After seeing the documentary Fresh, I wanted to learn more about the life of farmers.

Deeply Rooted: Unconventional Farmers in the Age of Agribusiness
Deeply Rooted: Unconventional Farmers in the Age of Agribusiness by Lisa M. Hamilton is split into three parts.

  1. Dairy farming in Sulphur Springs, Texas
  2. Ranching
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21 Acres Farm Tour

Saturday morning I went out to Woodinville, Washington to check out the 21 Acres Farm. 21 Acres is a local, organic sustainable farm. About once a month they have a Sustainable Saturday, which includes a tour of the farm.

I … [continue reading]