Is this the year you’re finally breaking ground on a backyard garden? Thinking of planting some herbs on your windowsill? Or tempted to start growing tomatoes in a 5-gallon bucket but not sure how, when or where to begin? We want to hear from you!

Ember will be addressing all your gardening and farming questions in our new regular feature – “Ask the Farmer”. So as the new season starts and spring sunshine beckons, get some answers and advice from a seasoned professional. Email your questions over to and get the answers in an upcoming issue of the Stearns Farm newsletter. Happy Planting!