Thank You World For Embracing “Back To The Land” – A Year In Review For Our Blog

I have been an avid follower of all things farming and food every since my daughter, now 20, was diagnosed with extreme food allergies all the way back in 1997.  Back then there was little known of gluten and corn allergies, or the very negative effects of Penicillin when given in too large a quantity…

My Cover Story Article Can Be Read In Jan/Feb. Addition of Countryside Magazine

I am pleased to share the cover of Countryside Magazine’s Jan/Feb. 2017 addition where I wrote the cover story Igniting The American Homesteading Dream and a follow on case study of a New York State local farm, an interview with the NY Agriculture Commissioner and more.  The research I have done on the millennial movement…

June Progress At HiBar Ranch ~ Amazing Month

June has been an amazing month at HiBar Ranch, Farm and Forest.  This photo essay captures our amazing progress and bounty generated on our lovely farm in the month of June. First, as you can see above,  lovely spring brings forth a green bonanza  with new green leaves, welcoming the start of farm life for…