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Fall is Right Around the Corner

What are you most looking forward to with fall? We are looking forward to cooler weather, pumpkins, and apples. We are excited to begin decorating and the shop is full of all things fall. Our new fall hours will begin September 1 and will be: Wednesday 1-6 Thursday 1-6 Friday 11-3 Saturday’s by chance and… Continue reading Fall is Right Around the Corner

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Produce for Chickens

Chickens love the produce that they receive during the summer months. From the fresh cucumbers, to the tomatoes, peppers, green beans, and even the sunflowers. There is so many advantages to everything that we grow that we always grow enough for our chickens as well! No food goes wasted on our homestead. What isn’t sold,… Continue reading Produce for Chickens

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Fun Fact Friday August 10

5 Fun Facts: 1. In recent years, according to Penn State Extension, the United States has produced around 300,000 acres of processed tomatoes valued at $600 to $700 million and 130,000 acres of fresh-market tomatoes worth $1.4 to $1.6 billion 2. Pennsylvania produces about 4,000 acres of fresh-market tomatoes with an annual value of between… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday August 10

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All About Natural Tomatoes

On our homestead we try to live as natural as possible, and that means we grow our vegetables as natural as possible and raise our animals as naturally as possible. We choose breeds and varieties that meet our needs for this natural lifestyle. We also grow things naturally, not in an artificial way at all.… Continue reading All About Natural Tomatoes

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Fun Fact Friday August 3

5 Fun Facts: 1. Eggs contain choline which is necessary for healthy cell membranes in the body. Choline stimulates brain development and function and helps preserving memory. 2. An egg shell has as many as 17,000 pores over its surface 3. A whole egg is about 3 tablespoons worth of liquid, the egg yolk measures… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday August 3