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Going Green

How-to advice about recycling, going green, composting, energy saving ideas, and more.

Green Energy Ideas

Gray water has multiple uses
Save money by giving your house an energy checkup
The Energy Education Council has the following tips to help you...
Finding ways to save on energy costs to heat a home or farm building...
Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for optimal production.
Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for...

Going Green Tips

Have a plan in place to maintain your garden while preserving water
Lead poisoning in young children is caused by breathing or swallowing...
Anyone can make their own compost with the many different natural and...
In just a few hours, and for less than $50, you can build a rain...
If you want to cut heating costs, consider installing a wood furnace

Going Green Video

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
4/27/17 | 10:20 AM
Spring is in full bloom around our small farm. My happy place is in a lawn chair next to...read more
Betsy's Backyard |
4/13/17 | 11:44 AM
We have 25 new lambs and counting this week, so the barn is hopping. Bob makes...read more