About Frannie Koe

A country doctor who tries to help people become healthier and get off as many medicines as possible. I am also attempting to live a sustainable lifestyle by being off the grid and working toward minimalism. The minimalism part is hard!

This was my yard yesterday!!

2017-02-26T22:56:25+00:00

We are going to start a new permaculture area in the yard of mi casinha (sounds like cazeenya), my tiny house in Portuguese!  Today we have planted five pecan trees, Caddo is the variety.  We

This was my yard yesterday!! 2017-02-26T22:56:25+00:00

Lots of exciting activities!!!!

2017-02-05T23:46:09+00:00

Since I have gotten back from Brazil several activities will be going on!  Tim, my other half, has decided to start farming!  That is life changing to us here on our farm!  To have one's

Lots of exciting activities!!!! 2017-02-05T23:46:09+00:00

Home from Brazil!!

2017-01-30T01:32:51+00:00

I had such a great trip to Brazil!!  I got to travel to Salvador, a city in Bahia, the oldest city in the country.  It had a lot of interesting history and culture as well

Home from Brazil!! 2017-01-30T01:32:51+00:00

Gleaned Kale!!

2016-12-31T17:21:06+00:00

We have a friend in our neighborhood who has some extra kale but does not want to sell it.  She does want to give it to anyone elderly who cannot pick it for themselves or

Gleaned Kale!! 2016-12-31T17:21:06+00:00

Brazil!!

2017-01-02T13:16:26+00:00

This next week I leave for Brazil!!  I will be with Carlos, my partner on Agroshare as well as my daughter and grandchildren.  I will try to post while I am gone about what is

Brazil!! 2017-01-02T13:16:26+00:00

Rutabaga!! My first!

2016-12-31T16:25:23+00:00

I used to feed my kids rutabagas when they were little for variety.  My produce market in Sumiton, Alabama always had them.   So this year I grew my first.  I grew them in my

Rutabaga!! My first! 2016-12-31T16:25:23+00:00

Our first food hub day!

2016-12-15T12:04:53+00:00

We are just getting organized but all food was sold!  Don't forget to go order food at http://Whirlwindfarm.net We hope to offer several venders with other products as time goes by!  Let us know if

Our first food hub day! 2016-12-15T12:04:53+00:00

How to participate in the food hub!

2016-12-02T19:01:38+00:00

Next Tuesday is our first pick up for the food hub!  Please go to whirlwindfarm.net to place your order!  You can pay on delivery or pay on-line.  We will also have locally grown kiwi, no

How to participate in the food hub! 2016-12-02T19:01:38+00:00

We are starting a food hub!

2016-11-21T00:06:10+00:00

Now what is a food hub?  The definition from the national good food network says a food hub is a business or organization that actively manages the bringing together, distribution and marketing of food products

We are starting a food hub! 2016-11-21T00:06:10+00:00