Winter Growing


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  The sun feels good! It’s been nice to see plants that spend the winter in the ground sprouting up and doing well. With the mild winter that alternated snow and thaw, we weren’t sure how things would overwinter. It’s still unknown whether everything did well….our overwintered onions seem alive […]

Spring Update on the Farm


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Last Sunday, we hosted a hands-on workshop called Extending Your Season with Caterpillar Tunnels, presented by ACORN’s Grow a Farmer program as part of their Learning Series. The timing was great as we’re in the midst of putting up 5 caterpillar tunnels (3 for vegetable crops, 1 for cut flowers, […]

Caterpillar Tunnel Workshop, class of ‘14


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You may not know this but tomorrow is a big national celebration of something great: Kale. Yep, October 2nd is National Kale Day. Kale is also a big deal for us on many other days of the year. Why? Because kale is one of our favourite crops and a favourite […]

Kale….it’s kind of a big deal.