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Avery’s Branch Farm in Amelia Virginia

May 26, 2014
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We may have given up farming for a while, but we still appreciate all that a farm has to offer. On our big trip across the country, we have set out to visit other farms. We finally got a chance to slow down and do just that, and we found a great little farm near…

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What We’re Up To

May 1, 2014
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What We’re Up To

You may have noticed this site hasn’t been updated in a while. We are taking a break from our small farm life to go and live in an RV and travel across the USA. You can read about our adventures at http://learningacrossamerica.com. As we go…

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Paying it Backward

September 7, 2013
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This morning we got the opportunity to do something we haven’t done in a while–almost a year, in fact. We went to a local farm and helped out on butchering day. I gotta say, butchering day at someone else’s house was way easier than I…

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Mmmmm, Tomatoes!

June 5, 2013
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Driving into town a few days ago, we were talking tomatoes. We didn’t plant a garden this year for a number of reasons. The main reason is that this place…

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Egg Vocabulary

May 29, 2013
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Great info about eggs and terminology.  

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Our Favorite Farm Books

May 24, 2013
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Our Favorite Farm Books

Starting out, we read a lot of books about running a small farm. Like many newbie farmers, we read pretty much anything by Joel Salatin, and we followed a lot…

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