Thankful for Water

Thankful for Water

I’m sure many of you noticed that this past week was hot. Really hot. The kind of hot that makes you want to sit in front of a fan, eating a popsicle, with your feet in a bucket of ice kind of hot. It was tough at the farm, but we survived. We started our work days...
Emerging Bounty

Emerging Bounty

The farm is looking great. It feels like Mel and I hit our stride a couple weeks ago. We did a ton of planting, set up a fair amount of irrigation, tackled some much needed weeding projects, and had a successful first harvest. We were also able to stake and trellis...
All the Little Seedlings

All the Little Seedlings

As you probably noticed, the beginning weeks of spring were less than ideal. The cold and wet weather, coupled with our primary utility tractor being out of commission for a few weeks, pushed back our initial chances to plant out in the field. Thank goodness we had...
Rejuventated

Rejuventated

A friend told me recently that they don’t enjoy winter. The short days and cold temperatures make them sleepy and less motivated. This statement didn’t surprise me; many people, even longtime New England residents, feel the same. However, I think winter is lovely....