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Amy Olson


Fare thee well

By On December 31, 2016

You’ve no doubt noticed that it has been a very long time since there has been a new post on Farming Fort Collins and it’s been as frustrating for me as it… Read More

Blogger opinion

Summer, in November? All signs say Drought ahead.

By On November 6, 2016

Well, it has certainly been a busy month, not that you could tell by all of the activity here on the blog and in the associated social media. Sarcasm aside, I wish… Read More

Hope Farms Date Night

Sponsored Post: Date Night at the Farm Ticket Giveaway

By On September 27, 2016

I can picture it now: a sunset picnic for two, hors d’oeuvres prepared from farm-fresh produce, live local music, and libations. It sounds like SOOOOO much fun. A nice, relaxing evening… away from… Read More

Tomato Bood Meal toxicity
In the dirt

Blood Meal Iron Toxicity

By On September 25, 2016

I have a confession to make. I killed my garden this summer. The surprising thing is, that I’ve never been more relieved. It first started with one of our standard varieties of… Read More

Cricket thermometer
Diggin' It

Nature’s Thermometer – The Cricket’s Lullabye

By On September 18, 2016

It has been a long time since I’ve posted, and even longer since I’ve been out to the garden for anything other than to add to the compost pile, and feel immense… Read More


New Look, New Adventures!

By On September 11, 2016

I’m sure you’ve noticed by now that things are looking a little different around here with a brand new Farming Fort Collins logo. In fact, you’ll notice that all of the websites… Read More

Raspberry Oatmeal Bars

Raspberry Oatmeal Bars

By On August 19, 2016

And just like that *snapping fingers* the dog days of summer have come to an end. Baby-girl is off at what is her first day of Middle School, Boy is slowly waking… Read More

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Crossing the Threshold

By On August 16, 2016

Twenty three years ago, my best friend and I met each other at the end of an aisle, and after saying ‘I Do’ and the feasting and merriment finished, we newlyweds retired… Read More

Human Interest

Crazy-Hectic-Busy, or is it just Tuesday?

By On August 11, 2016

I do apologize for the lack of a post on Sunday, and, in essence, today. Life has been incredibly full, and as can happen, not everything on the ToDo list was crossed… Read More

Chicken Rental - Melissa & Callie

Chicken Rental? Rent the Chicken

By On August 4, 2016

If you’ve never had a truly free-range grown at home egg, you are missing out. The shells are thick, often hard to crack open, the whites are full-bodied and filling; the yolks… Read More