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Gaining Ground – A Book Review

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Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers’ Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm by Forrest Pritchard is the perfect book for a wannabe farmer. In fact it’s the perfect book for anyone who has had a dream and wondered what the process might be to make dream reality.  It doesn’t have to be a farming dream, because all dreams are …

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The Farming Ladder – A Book Review

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This poem opens up the George Henderson classic The Farming Ladder.  “Oh, little valley, all our own, Here is the place where beauty dwells, And all the joys this world has shown Your gift of quietness excels, Nor would I change your stream and trees- For jewels of the Seven Seas.” Henderson penned the book in 1943 and it still …