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<div class="carousel-all"><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <div class="carousel"><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <div class="carousel-image"><a href="/articles/starting-a-family-farm/"></a></div><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <div class="carousel-content"><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <h3><a href="/articles/starting-a-family-farm/" title="Starting a Family Farm">Starting a Family Farm</a></h3><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <p>Farming is more than acres of soybeans, hundreds of sheep or cattle or rows of farrowing barns.</p><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <h3><a href="/articles/future-of-farming/" title="The Future of Farming">The Future of Farming</a></h3><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> <p>Younger farmers are needed to insure the stability of our nation's agricultural well-being.</p><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> </div><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --> </div><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --></div>
Farming Family Tradition
<p>Our family has done it this way for 100 years and we have had great success. There is an art to farming and it is passed down through generations. Read more articles on life around the farm in our seasonal articles and <a href="/articles/">advice section</a>.</p>
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<p>Remember all that biology you couldn't wait to forget back in high school? Well, we've got it all here written in a way everyone can understand. <a href="/science/">Learn how</a> simple plant and earth science can help increase your bottom line.</p>
<p>From vegetables to herbs and lots of flowers to go with it we have you covered. With over 150 pages of gardening 'how to' articles <a href="/gardening/">learn how</a> to grow and harvest your favorite garden crop.</p>
Greenhouse Guidelines
<p><a href="/articles/greenhouse-growing-guidelines/">Greenhouse Guidelines:</a> Useful information regarding small greenhouses, maintenance and growing plants.</p><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><ul><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/gardening/starting-seeds-greenhouse/">Starting Seeds in a Greenhouse</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/articles/agri-tourism/">Agriculture and Agri-Tourism</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/articles/pole-barn-construction/">Pole Barn Construction</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/articles/drought-effects-farming-agriculture/">Drought and Its Effects on Farming</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --></ul>
<p><a href="/science/phytoplasms/">Phytoplasms</a> are the main cause of plant death and more than 600 plant diseases are caused by these organisms.</p><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><ul><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/science/oomycota/">Oomycota -- Water Molds</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/science/life-cycle-of-a-plant/">Life Cycle of a Plant</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/science/downy-mildew/">Downy Mildew</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/science/plant-viruses/">Plant Viruses</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --></ul>
<p>Learn how to grow plants, such as Brown-Eyed Susans or <a href="/howtogrow/flowers/growing-rudbeckia/">Rudbeckia</a> shown above, and add color and variety to your garden.</p><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><ul><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/howtogrow/vegetables/">Vegetables A-Z</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/howtogrow/flowers/">Flower Patch</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/howtogrow/herbs/">Grow your own Herbs</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><li><a href="/gardening/backyard-composting/">Backyard Composting</a></li><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --></ul>




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