Thistle Hill Farm – Blog

…doing what comes naturally

Category: Mitchell-Innes

The struggle beneath our feet….

….bit by bit, the word is getting out.  And when the New York Times “gets it”, maybe there’s hope. The struggle is to save the microbe, the little critters that make soil alive and productive.  They are threatened, of course, by modern chemistry which supposedly increases crop yields.  Fertilizers, herbicides and all those products kill the […]

Yes, it’s true….

….Greg and Jan Judy’s Green Pastures farm certainly lives up to its name.  More than 50 would-be grazers attended Greg’s three-day program near Moberly, Missouri last week to study the power of mob grazing. It’s been a cold, wet spring but the proof was there as you drove down the road.  Greg’s green pastures alongside […]