Mea Ola’s Place, a local nonprofit Horse Rescue, takes in volunteers for cleanup days, as they struggle to pay bills through the pandemic. A 10-acre property on Johnson Road just north of Smoketree Road in Phelan is known as MEA Olea’s Place. It is a horse rescue that is becoming overrun with weeds and […]
Barn & Garden
Articles about farming, ranching, gardening, etc.
Gardening 101 class for August 8th is Creating Art in the Garden. Classes are held on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 10:30am in the Phelan Community Garden led by Master Gardener Michelle Hannon. Michelle is a San Bernardino County certified Master Gardener and Master Composter, and an Occidental Arts and Ecology Center graduate […]
The Phelan Pinon Hills Community Services District can help you out with your summer planting. They are offering free mulch. Help save water by using mulch around your plants and trees. All that is required by you is to pick up a brief “Mulch Form” at the PPHCSD office- fill it out and return it […]
The San Bernardino County Fire Protection District and San Bernardino County Land Use Services announced they would use goats to clear dry, grassy fuels that increase the wildfire threat for hundreds of residents in the Little Mountain neighborhood of San Bernardino. Little Mountain is located east of Interstate 215, just south of Cal State San […]
Buyers are needed for the Virtual San Bernardino County Junior Livestock Show and Auction. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic the San Bernardino County Fair decided to cancel the annual event which included the livestock show which left several hundred fair livestock exhibitors wondering how they were going to sell their animals. These young livestock exhibitors […]
Early Thursday morning, April 3, 2020, the San Bernardino County Fair Board announced via Facebook that the 2020 San Bernardino County Fair has been canceled. The Fair Board did not make this decision lightly and made it in the best interest of the safety and well-being of High Desert residents and in accordance with the […]