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Common Garden Woes Part I

As the growing season progresses, the home gardener and large scale grower are often faced with garden pests and even diseases. Often times, we feel as if the battle is never in our favor, and we end up leaving the season feeling defeated. Red…

Annnnd It’s JUNE!

Time seems to fly when you’re working having fun. The Farm sure has kept us busy the last few weeks. Memorial Day Weekend drew a lot of energy out of us, it was soooo hot and humid! We got a lot done, though! The…

May Farm Update

Finally. The cold weather has subsided… but that doesn’t leave us without troubles. It seems as though the “April Showers” have now arrived instead of the Flowers commonly associated with May and its warmth. The local farmers are one or two weeks behind on…

My Favorite Tomatoes-Profiled.

Ever since I can remember, I have been obsessed with tomatoes. I’m not exactly sure why… however, my Mom often times tells me about how when I was a kid that I would eat so many tomatoes,  I would break out all over my…

Rainbow Eggs

I like to think that I am a creative person, and perhaps it is just my OCD or lackthereof…or maybe it was my ignorance. Anyway. When we first started with chickens in 2010 or so, I had only ever heard of brown egg laying…

Mid April Farm Update

While we recover from a very wet, sloppy and frozen weekend, lots of fun things have been happening. We hope that our readers faired well through this last “winter” storm that passed through over the weekend. We were very prepared for any power outages,…

Isn’t it easier to buy from the store?

I am often asked, “Why do you do it? Why do you raise animals and grow food when it is so much easier to buy it from the store?” The short answer: “Because I want to.” Let me explain some main focus points because…