Healthy Soil. Healthy Food. Healthy Families.
With all the mud in the driveway I can tell spring is just around the corner! We are gearing up for a LOT of exciting projects this year at the farm. Thankfully we are going to have some help this season from Gavin Johnston. Gavin will be staying at Hidden Hollow full time, raising some exceptional vegetables for his market … Continue reading Winter Newsletter
The light brown native prairie grasses were planted 5 years ago. It takes a long time for them to get established but they provide excellent wildlife habitat as well as good forage for livestock. Oh and beautiful to look at as well!
This summer after two years of planning, we were proud to be part of the group that helped to open Council Bluffs first craft brewery! My brother-in-law, Marshall Redmond is the head brewer and is assisted by his wife and my sister Dessie. They have an amazing staff and Marshall is making some amazing beers! … Continue reading Full Fledged Brewing is born!
Upon my return from USAF adventures last winter I discovered our hoop shed had collapsed due to the snow load! Thankfully none of the farm equipment was damaged, but the loss precipitated an unexpected project of building a new machine shed. We decided to build a 50′ x 100′ metal building which was installed by … Continue reading Machine Shed