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Farmer Friday: Featuring Katie Olthoff

My husband is a 3rd generation turkey farmer, but our farm officially began 6 years ago, as a result of increased demand for turkey because of Subway’s $5 Footlongs!  It was kind of a unique…


Recipe Recap: If You Love Pizza…

If you love pizza …. then this post is for you! I am a pizza lover/addict. Breakfast, lunch, dinner … I am totally game! My waistline, however, tells me otherwise … “Hey, how about some vegetables?”…

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Farmer Friday: Introducing Amanda Eben

Our farmer that we are featuring today is a friend of mine from Iowa. Amanda is a wonderful advocate for agriculture and I get to work with her on a number of projects with CommonGround….

RFOA pizza

Save $180 a year on pizza

How often do you order a pizza?  Weekly.  Monthly.  Yearly.  Last year I can tell you that my family ate pizza 21 times.  I know this because I canned my own pizza sauce and put…


Farmer Friday: Meet Sara Ross

Sara Ross is a really good friend of mine from Iowa. She is a mom of two boys, and has twins on the way! Here she is telling you all about herself and her family’s…

Just as pretty as a blooming flower

Wordless Wednesday: Road Farming

Here in Northwest Indiana, it’s a wee bit wet out in the fields thanks to frequent and steady rains.  Somehow, thankfully, many of us have managed to get most of our corn in the ground….


Cooking for Memorial Day

Memorial Day is almost here and that is the unofficial beginning of Summer.  I know I always look forward to Memorial Day.  Not only is it race weekend in Indiana, it also puts me in…


What Is It? …Week 2

Today, in light of the Spring season, it only feels right to show you a piece of equipment that is used in the Spring. As farmers, we use this piece of equipment every Spring to…


Faces Behind Your Food: Beefing Up with Indiana Beef!

April 9th Indiana bloggers gathered together to learn more about beef, a subject near and dear to my heart.  Indiana’s Family of Farmers hosted the event, and several of our own Real Farmwives of America were…


Farming Fridays: What Is It?

This is something that we use on the farm during the spring and summer seasons. You also might use something similar in your yard when you are trying to get things dried out or “raked”…