The Beginner’s Guide to Farm Life

The Beginner’s Guide to Farm Life

The Beginners Guide to Farm Life Volume 1 Whether you’re looking to start a farm of your own listen up! It’s not going to be easy, and it’s not going to happen overnight. We’re not even where we want to be yet, but I wanted to share this part...
Fall on the farm

Fall on the farm

Fall. Undeniably one of the most beautiful times of the year here in south-central Wisconsin. If we’re lucky enough, the sun keeps us warm enough to go with just a light jacket or sweatshirt. This year, however, the cold came on quickly and the rain just did not...

What do farmers do in the winter?

It’s been several months since I’ve updated the Mayberry Farms blog, which now has a brand new look and focus. I am moving from a strictly farm focused blog to a broader range of topics. After all, my family and I are, no different than any other family. We share the...
Preparing for harvest & a new baby!

Preparing for harvest & a new baby!

It is September 22, the first day of autumn, the leaves on the trees are beginning to change color, so are the colors of the corn and soybean fields you see in rural Wisconsin. Today is also Baby #2’s due date…Oh yeah, and it’s 84 degrees outside and...

Farming with a purpose.

  When we met and began dating, we always agreed that we wanted to farm together. We never really knew what our dream farm would look like, we always knew it would be doing what we love together. We imagined it would include some type(s) of grain or row crops...

What happens to the strawberries?

At the end of the strawberry picking season, a lot of people asked us, “so what happens to the berries after you’re closed for the season?” Well, if you’ve ever wondered that same thing keep reading this blog post… First things first,...