Five Feline Farm

Living and Promoting a Sustainable Life

117-Honeybees, Spring Flowers and More

We are blessed to have plenty to do while under the stay at home order to combat coronavirus. In fact, many of our spring tasks are ahead of schedule. While Donna has been planting in the eighteen new beds around the property, Julia tended to the honeybees and ventured a little too close. In this […]

116-Staying Busy At Home

Nature has continued to move forward even as the rest of the world appears to be near a standstill. We are removing invasives, planting seeds, harvesting early greens and doing what we can to stay busy. On a farm, there is always plenty to do. We are grateful to all of those who continue to […]

115-Interview At Miss Effie’s Replay

Today’s bonus episode is a replay of our September 5, 2019 interview with Cathy and Cliff Lafrenz at Miss Effie’s Country Flowers and Garden Stuff. When we met Cliff (who goes by Honey most of the time) and Cathy on our first visit to Miss Effie’s we all became instant friends. They are just those […]

114-Learn To Pivot

As of 5:00 PM on Saturday, March 21, 2020, Five Feline Farm along with millions of Illinoisans are under a shelter in place order. At the last minute, the evening before, we decided to arrange an on farm pickup system so we could provide some of our products one last time before the order went […]