A Homestead in Southwest Michigan

Month: February 2018

Discovering Saskatoons

Discovering Saskatoons

I am planning a small orchard. My marketing objective is to produce small scale, artisnal, value added products to sell to the summer tourists coming from Chicago. The “Foodies”. I have two major considerations that are guiding the design of the orchard – black walnut […]

Is this enough equipment?

Is this enough equipment?

What exactly is a beekeeper? The website, dictionary.com, states it is a person who raises honeybees; apiculturist. Apiculture is the care and breeding of bees. I have been trying to be a beekeeper for over ten years. I have been very succesful at being a […]