When Cynthia and Bill Thayer came to Gouldsboro from Massachusetts and started organic farming at Darthia Farm in 1976, they had dreams but not certainty about how their life in Maine would work out.
“There is a customer base in Maine for whom being certified is a pretty big deal. For us to be competitive, we really need to have it.”
“There’s so much kinetic energy in a playground,” one of the teen scientists said.
Anyone with pets or livestock knows the planning involved when leaving them for any period of time.
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To keep the burrowing animals at bay, Dill suggests keeping the area around the garden mowed and free of long grass, as they tend to avoid open areas.
This summer you can wow your kids with this fun (and stinky) science project that will attract moths and turn a fun adventure in entomology into an unforgettable educational experience.
The Houlton Garden Club not only served as an outlet to provide planting and gardening tips to other members, the club also hosted discussions that were open to the community.
The Wehrweins got to know Bill Coperthwaite well as he helped them design the three-story yurt. They moved into the fabric yurt on their property temporarily, until they could build it. In the end, their yurt became his last design.
It’s not quite the paleo diet, but “raw feeding” is gaining in popularity among pet owners looking for what they believe are healthier and more natural options.
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There’s a lot to love about raising bison for meat, according to Linda White.
Solar Fits On The Homestead Quite Well, We Discovered It was one of those really blizzard-y nights, when the winds came from the north-northwest. It …