Polebarn Find – Sammy Cooncat

Polebarn Find – Sammy Cooncat

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We found a cat abandoned in the wall of our pole barn! He was about one week old and was near death from starvation and dehydration. Turns out, we're great cat parents. After nursing him on a bottle all summer long we are happy to have him as a permanent resident of the farm. Maine coon mouse hunter
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Fresh Produce for Those in Need

Fresh Produce for Those in Need

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[caption id="attachment_59" align="aligncenter" width="960"] Dubtina farms giving away food to a local food bank[/caption] Dubtina Farms gave away 100% of it's proceeds in 2019 to local food banks and people who just needed food. We grew so much food, and learned so much more.. We are hoping to continue ourĀ  providing lots of food to those who need it. This season we hope to start selling food so we can give away even more! We are in the process of assembling a hoop house for growing hydroponic vegetables at a higher rate than we could in our fields. We are striving to provide our local community with an assortment of fresh food so they can count on eating more healthy foods. Easy access to inexpensive foods, should offer less reliance…
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Heirloom Tomatoes – What are they?

Heirloom Tomatoes – What are they?

Plant Varieties
[caption id="attachment_43" align="alignleft" width="196"] Dubtina Farms heirloom tomatoes from 2019[/caption] Heirloom Tomato varieties are generally known as plants that have been passed down from generation to generation. These plants offer genetic diversity that you just can't get when you are relying on one large company to offer seeds. Every heirloom tomato plant has particular resistances and diversity that will make it hold up over the course of time. If we eliminate genetic diversity in plants they can easily all fall victim to the same diseases and pests. Heirloom plants are cultivated and passed down for generations making them essentially the kin of the farmers who produced them. Slowly but surely, as farmers pass away and different heirloom varieties go with them, so does our diversity in tomato plants. Farming is…
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