Harmony’s Kayla Shook combines faith, motherhood, flowers and agriculture

Tathel Miller Farmer Rhodes Granddaughter If you go to look up Fields of Faith Flower Farm on Instagram and go to the profile page, you will read these words:Fresh cut flower farm. Keeping chickens. Flowers. Little boys. Living on a small piece of land and a lot of faith.” Located in Harmony, Fields of Faith … Read more

Pee Dee REC Field Day Learns About Cotton, Ground Covers, Pollinators & More | Local news

DENISE ATTAWAY Clemson University This year has been great for cotton, and a Clemson Extension cotton specialist says variety selection is the key to success. Speaking at the Clemson Pee Dee Research and Education (REC) Field Day in 2022, Clemson Cooperative Extension Service cotton specialist and agronomy professor Michael Jones said variety selection for producers … Read more

25th Culpeper Harvest Days Farm Tour Begins Fall Season This Weekend | Agriculture

Celebrating a quarter of a century, the 25th Culpeper Harvest Days Farm Tour takes place in the glorious, autumnal outdoors in and around 16 farming-focused locations, this Saturday and Sunday, September 17-18. The free, self-guided tour by vehicle, on foot, and sometimes by animal is sponsored by the Culpeper County Dept. of Economic Development. It … Read more

Outdoor spaces: ‘rambunctious’ gardens in West Amherst | Lifestyle: Food, Home, Health

Longtime gardener Carol Ann Harlos gets a lot of feedback about her sprawling garden from neighbors, visitors and passersby. People tell her it’s beautiful. Some say it must be a lot of work. But one man’s reaction to her front yard in particular stands out: ‘He said, ‘You make the world a better place.’ It’s … Read more

The buzz about beekeeping | lifestyle

A hive frame filled with bees. The frame keeps the honeycomb in the hive. Photos Courtesy of Hing Family Apiary For the Hing family of Naples, beekeeping began with Kylene Hing exploring new ways that are fun and educational experiences for her two homeschooled children, Kiana and Gabriel. Kylene found a 4-H Beekeeping and Gardening … Read more

Evanston women see the benefits of bees | Wyoming News

Kayne Pyatt Uinta County Herald via Wyoming News Exchange EVANSTON — Two local women do their part to help native bees and honeybees survive and thrive. Barb Martinez and Leanne Hutchinson, who own and operate Good to Grow farms and started the Thursday afternoon Evanston Farmers Market, are also active beekeepers. The two women order … Read more