soil health


Frog on the farm
Sometimes, we’ve got some cool things to share with you….but the idea of writing a whole blog post is intimidating (like when we’re transplanting like crazy and our bodies feel sore and we come into the house and grab a bag of Sweet n’ Spicy greens and eat them like chips before passing out). So, every once in a while, we’re going to right a short and sweet little post about 5 things inspiring us on the farm right now. Or maybe 5 from the Farm (#5fromthefarm)? Here we go….    This awesome Leopard Frog found on a low tunnel. He […]

5 Things Inspiring Us on the Farm Right ...


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This winter, while planning and dreaming, one aspect of farming has particularly captured our attention and excitement. The nutrient density of the crops we grow and the remineralization of our soils have been almost constantly on our minds and usually on the tips of our tongues. Our biggest inspiration has come from reading Steve Solomen’s new book The Intelligent Gardener. Other key influencers have been Dan Kittredge and The Bionutrient Association, and old texts we’ve downloaded freely from the SoilandHealth.org website.  Basically, the idea being that most soils, whether managed organically or not, have had the minerals harvested off of […]

Nutrient Dense Farming