Figs…In Indiana!

Figs are in season right now, but they are still hard to come by in Indiana. Unlike many other fruits, figs do not continue to ripen once harvested. That means they must be harvested when ripe (an uncommon practice in our global food economy). To further complicate...

Your Resilient Backyard

Fall has us busy on the farm this year. The truth is, I have never been much of a fall farmer. After the long, hot hours of summer work, I am usually ready to turn my attention elsewhere as we transition into winter. This year is different because I really need to...

Connecting With Local Farmers

This article is an excerpt from my eBook The full eBook Healthy Food Comes From Healthy Farms is all about why buying local is vital to our health and how to do so.  It includes detailed instructions on how to connect with the best local produce and protein.  It is my...