Growing Heirloom Tomato Plants from Seed

Starting Heirloom Tomatoes from Seed is Easy! Note: This article was originally posted March 18, 2013. The links have been updated for 2014.  Last week I started 25 varieties of heirloom tomato plants from seed; planting more than 500 seeds!  It … [Read more...]

Farmer’s Market Here We Come!

After nearly 10 years of supporting the Kootenai County Farmer's Market as a consumer, I am please to announce that the 2nd Street Chicken Ranch/Coeur d'Alene Coop is now a vendor! We will be participating at as many Wednesday afternoon markets as … [Read more...]

How to Plant Tomato Seedlings

This is such a fickle time of year in north Idaho.  One day we are basking in delightfully warm 70 degree temperatures; a tempting taste of the summer to come.  The next day we are greeted with hail, a whipping wind and 40 degrees.   While these … [Read more...]

Offering Heirloom Tomato Plants

The 2nd Street Chicken Ranch has organically grown Heirloom tomato plants for sale.  The seeds we started in mid-March have quickly grown  into sturdy plants and have been lovingly transplanted into individual pots.  Soon they will be ready to go … [Read more...]