Ruth and Grace Pepler on Agritourism

Ruth and Grace Pepler on Agritourism. Experiencing life on the farm as a vacation destination. – – – – Ruth has been a registered nurse, private chef, and caterer, and has taught cooking classes, managed a farm, and homeschooled her daughter. She and her husband Thomas started their homestead near the Buffalo National River in…

Teaching Our Kids Where Food Comes From

Teaching Our Kids Where Food Comes From Aldo Leopold, American author, scientist and environmentalist, said that not owning a farm creates the “spiritual danger” of “supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery” (A Sand County Almanac). If you have kids, would they be able to tell you where food truly comes from? Which foods are…