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Why Are Farming Moms Thankful?

Why Are Farming Moms Thankful? A collective reflection on Thanksgiving from CommonGround farmers Soon families across the country will gather around a beautiful bounty and count blessings as Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. Five CommonGround farmers across the country pause following harvest to share what they are…

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GMOs: Helping Us Produce More With Less

By Lindsey Hendricks Lindsey’s husband is a fourth-generation farmer. Her family raises corn, soybeans and wheat in Kentucky.   So much of my job as a mom of two is figuring out how to do more with less. Use coupons to buy more groceries with…

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Picking Pecks of Peppers, and Picking Them Efficiently

By Mary Courtney First-Generation Fruit & Vegetable Farmer, Courtney Farms, Bagdad, Kentucky Think about how you tackle Christmas shopping. Everyone’s favorite thing to do, right? Depending on how much you plot out your strategy, you could spend all day shopping and come back with every item…

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Family Farming: A Labor of Love.

Family farming work is a labor of love. Every day, we pour our hearts and souls into it. Caring for our land and our animals is our purpose and calling in life, woven