• Emergency Prep,  Supporting Small Farms

    Befriend Your Local Farmer, a Food Shortage is Coming

    You know I love farmers. I understand their hard life, and what it’s like to labor all day and into the evening, only to sit at a farmer’s market and make $20. Farming is hard life, and, as I shared before, farmers aren’t rich, at least, monetarily. One thing that farmers are rich in is FOOD. I’m thinking about our life on the farm and how, right outside our door, we had free-range chickens, producing year-round eggs. My then-farmer husband (he’s still my husband, just, not a farmer anymore ;)), milked our cows Violet and Snap Dragon, twice per day. Two cows produce far more milk than a family needs,…