To Kill or Not to Kill?

Posted June 22nd, 2010 by .

(Photo by Farmer Bee) As I come upon the 1 year mark of raising chickens, the end of their egg laying coming nearer each

On Bee-ing There for Them.

Posted June 14th, 2010 by .

(photo courtesy of Healthline.com) As a beekeeper, stings tend to come fairly often. One tries to handle the bees as carefully and gently as

Going Vertical

Posted June 7th, 2010 by .

I am part of a fortunate minority with a backyard in Brooklyn yet I still wanted to explore options that would help me to

What’s ‘Taters’, Precious?

Posted June 4th, 2010 by .

(Photo courtesy of CNYCentral.com) One of the crops I have not had much success with in my 8 years of gardening is Potatoes. My

Button Mending Done Right.

Posted May 31st, 2010 by .

My favorite sweater lost a button last week. And it wasn't one of those situations where I looked down and the button was dangling by