Five Feline Farm

Living and Promoting a Sustainable Life

Preparing the Farm for Spring

Preparing for Spring Even with temperatures ranging in the 20’s and 30’s, there are tasks that can be done outside to prepare for the upcoming season. Equipment repairs The garden tiller has a tine replaced and the starter rope handle fixed. One of the chainsaws has a new bar installed and the chain on the […]

All the Buzz

Last week we attended Bee School sponsored by the Crossroads Beekeepers out of Effingham. There were several displays and vendors in addition to an excellent workshop format. We attended the section on Managing the Established Hive and found out we are doing many things right. We got some good ideas about things to do in […]

A Week at the Farm

Here’s a glimpse of an average week at Five Feline Farm. In addition to work at our regular jobs: Nasturtiums, marigolds and brussels sprouts were added to the seedlings started in the basement grow area. The tomatoes, peppers, and herbs are about 2 inches tall and will need to be moved into larger pots before […]