February 2016

This Year’s Varieties: Part One

Every year we try to improve our selection of varieties from the previous year.  As vegetables are more or less popular with our shareholders, or seem to do well or poorly with our growing practices, we alter our choices.  We also try out new varieties — ones we’ve heard of but never tried, and some [...]

Summer Camp -Down on the Farm

Summer Camp at the Farm? Hooray! A week at the farm! This summer, children, ages 9 – 13, can spend an intensive week at the farm, chock full of things to discover and experience. The history of and innovations in farming: shadoufs and aqueducts, wheel seeders and flame weeders; the interplay of soil, sun, and [...]