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Grants for Women to Buy Land for Organic Farming

Grants for Beginning Female Farmers. There are many state and federal programs available to help beginning female farmers. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is the largest provider of grants to beginning farmers.

"How to Set up a Farm Store" This is pretty much common sense, but there are still a few good ideas here. Alex and I definitely want to have a farm store! We just have to make sure of the local laws are regarding the proximity of food stuffs to a farm, what items can be sold and how, and things of that sort.

This installation by designer Werner Aisslinger predicts a whimsical, sustainability-focused future that combines domestic life with farming and robotics

The Farming Technique That Could Revolutionize the Way We Eat

Aquaponics is a method of combined fish and vegetable farming that requires no soil. The farmer cultivates freshwater fish and plants in a recirculating water system that exchanges nutrients between the two, cutting freshwater use by 90 percent.

A Window Well Root Cellar is turning out to be a pretty effective way to store out potatoes over the winter. All you need to get started is a window well that doesn't face south. Then you can store your garden produce all winter. Click on this post to learn more about this food storage option!

Do you Want to be a Farmer, but You’re a Woman

Do you dream of farming but you're a woman? You can do it, Girl POWER! Check out "Soil Sisters" to see what you need to know to get started. Farm dreams or not, it's a great read. I loved learning from it.

How to Ditch the City and Start a Farm - Prepping to survive after a major disaster is so much more than stockpiling supplies in the back closet of our apartment. If we ever face a SHTF scenario, we're going to need a different set of skills to survive. Skills like farming can increase your chances of keeping your family alive in the event of a disaster much more likely.

Farming For Beginners: The Backyard Animal Farm Guide To Farming Sheep, Raising Chickens, Turkeys, Pigs, Milking Cows, Goats, Honey Bees, Cattle Farming, ... (Farming, Farming For Beginners Book 1) by Frank Begley,