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Cory & Bridget's Story: When The Roof Caves In

Cory & Bridget's Story: When The Roof Caves In

“So, here's the barn then,” Cory said as we turned the corner.  The sight was impressive. Only a few of the steel trusses were left standing over the length of about two football fields. The stalls sat empty like gaping wounds.

Travis' Story: Between More and Enough: Operating a Micro-Farm

Travis' Story: Between More and Enough: Operating a Micro-Farm

We have just a little spot with only 5 Acres. It's not a lot, but it's enough for us. It's kinda like that sign at Jimmy John's, "The gap between more and enough never closes," or something like that. A person always wants more, but it's nice to be happy with what you have.

Rebecca's Story:: Where Dreams Meet the Land: Life on Today's Family Farm

Rebecca's Story:: Where Dreams Meet the Land: Life on Today's Family Farm

This is totally off the cuff, but our modern-day doesn't really value doing without or sacrificing, broadly speaking. Whereas a hundred years ago it was the way people lived and the way they made things work; they went without.