Come Support Oakland’s Urban Livestock

As I’ve mentioned before, I have this really long post about raising livestock in urban areas but I just haven’t posted it. There is a TON of misinformation being spread out there by the animal rights activists about urban livestock. Every time I read another one of their articles or posts – rehashing the exact same misinformation again…

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Flickr of Inspiration – Armenian Cucumber

Armenian Cucumber Infused Vodka6, originally uploaded by brandonmatzek. I thought I’d be safe growing Armenian cucumbers and pickling cucumbers. After all, Armenian cucumbers are actually a melon. Melons aren’t necessarily known for their overabundance like cucumbers and summer squash are. As I harvested the first batch I thought to myself “we better love cucumbers.”

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

This is Tom and I on our wedding day. It’s one of my favorite pictures. Without Tom, Dog Island Farm wouldn’t exist. We inspire each other. We teach each other. And we learn together. We are a true partnership and I couldn’t imagine my life without him. Happy Valentine’s Day Sweetie!

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