Living the Country Life

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These Pennsylvania farmers are working smarter, not harder
Jeff Frank and Kristin Illick live on land that has been in her family since the late 1800s. The Coopersburg, Pennsylvania, farm grew processing tomatoes for the Campbell Soup Company until the 1960s...
An Iowa campground is taking camp cuisine to a new level
When Keith Helland goes camping, there’s fishing, hiking, and s’mores. And gardening. Keith and his wife JoAnne live in their RV at Three Fingers Campground near Forest City, Iowa,...
Fellows at the Allegheny Mountain School.
Allegheny Mountain School helps create farmers for a new generation.
A successful crop depends on both nature and nurture
One of my favorite things to buy at the farmer’s market is onions. Green onions, sweet onions, and bulb onions. They’re also one of the easiest plants to grow in the vegetable garden....
This Arizona man hopes to turn a head of lettuce into the next superfood
Tim Amlaw has never liked vegetables from the grocery store. And when he had a heart attack a few years ago, he decided it was time to look at growing fresh vegetables. Tim is an ag educator in...
Grilling fresh vegetables can help to seal in those delicious juices that we wait all winter to taste again. Test out these flavor-boosting recipes that allow you to be outside grilling and will...