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Spring is Here! Fresh Veggies are on the Horizon.

The ground is finally bare, and under all that snow green shoots were ready to pop.  The rhubarb is getting going, garlic is pushing through mulch, and perennial herbs are sending new shoots up and out. We have starts all … Continue reading

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Early Bird Special 2018!

Fresh salad greens, ripe juicy tomatoes, crisp baby carrots, juicy blueberries, and pungent basil feel a long way off at this time of year.  When managing snow and firewood are your daily chores, the summer’s bounty seems a far off … Continue reading

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Building Soil, Decreasing Erosion, and Making Productive Garden Beds with Wood?

We’ve been slowly terracing the hill behind our house over the past 7 years in order to turn an unproductive hillside into prime gardening space. In order to build soil and improve water holding capacity, while using resources available to … Continue reading

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Taste and Tour

September 9, 1-4pm All are welcome to stop by for our 5th annual open farm and tasting event. We’ll have a tour of the farm starting at 2pm, and ongoing sampling of garlic, tomatoes, and perhaps some other seasonal produce. … Continue reading

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The 99% Market, Sharing Fresh Veggies with the Newport Community

For the past two years, Diane Peel of the NEK 99% community group has faithfully picked up CSA shares from our farm.  Later that day the two large shares would be divided up into smaller units and offered at a … Continue reading

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New Greenhouse for Starts

We are happy to have a new tiny green house for starting plants in, just outside the house.  Though we have two larger hoop houses, they are both a good distance from the house and we’ve never felt justified in … Continue reading

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Early Bird Special

For some, this time of year means curling up by the fire, eating comfort food, trying to absorb a bombardment of political news or perhaps reading a good book.  Others may be dreaming of the spring to come, or planning … Continue reading

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