Monthly Archives: June 2015

Happy Jack Peak and Chalk Mines in Scotia, Nebraska

Nebraska is recognized for beef production – number 1 in the United States for cattle in feed lots, 2.49 million cattle Nebraska is recognized for the Ogallala Aquifer – The largest fresh water aquifer in the world, 3 billion acre feet of water Nebraska is recognized for their Sandhills – The largest area of sand Continue Reading


Garden-Ready Herbs, Vegetables and Strawberries at Schwarz Family Farms

Becky and Alex Schwarz plant, grow and pot our favorite herbs, Heritage vegetables, and the sweetest strawberries on the planet. See these vivacious plants at most Nebraska Hy-Vee stores and purchase for your kitchen garden. The varieties are listed below and if  grown at Schwarz Family Farms, they are certified organic. Herbs and Garlic basil and Continue Reading