This past week I had an opportunity to pick some chestnuts with Darren Farquar at his Right By Nature Farm. I had no idea what I was in for, but I was game.
When I first started, I remember … Read the rest
Sadly, morel mushroom hunting season is over for this year. But if you still have the bug for mushroom hunting, then here is something to try – growing your own! Our friends Paul and Amy, in NE Ohio do this … Read the rest
Recently, we were invited to spend the day with long-time good friends Bonnie and Jim Neidhart at their son Paul’s 60+ acre woodland paradise in SE Ohio that he owns with his wife Amy. That’s Bonnie and her son Paul … Read the rest
The website I’ve used in the past for scat identification, let me down on this one, so I had to do a lot more searching for photos that matched, but I believe I was successful in identifying which animal produced … Read the rest
I’ve mentioned many times that Jim and I frequently go out into our woods and do forest conservation. We did not always know what to do, and we are still learning, but it is easy enough to get started. There … Read the rest
“Chuck Swan is open to the public every day, from sunrise to sunset, except during managed … Read the rest
Being from Ohio, it was not familiar to me. I … Read the rest