Many Shades of Green

GUEST POST BY DELLA HANSMANN After I wrote this title I decided that perhaps the metaphor is slightly off.  It seems to be more a question of albedo, the distinction between the many shiny-nesses of green.   As Denise mentioned on Tuesday, this weekend our family met in Madison and […]

Buckwheat Beginnings

When you decide to be a farmer, you have to start somewhere. How about a row of raspberries? Last April I drove an hour and a half to East Troy WI for the “Berrylicious Workshop” at the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute , which promised and provided hands-on training in pruning, […]