Getting Ready for the Sale

Getting Ready for the Sale

Our seedling sale is right around the corner! I’d like to take this opportunity to fill you in on a few changes we are making to our online ordering process, as well as ways we hope to better in-person shopping. Last year was our first attempt at accepting online...
Happy Spring, Everyone!

Happy Spring, Everyone!

I love seeing new life everywhere I look. Killdeer, native birds that nest in pastures, meadows and farmland, have returned to the fields. Their call is very distinct. Once you hear it, you can’t miss it. Since they build their nests on the ground, it’s important to...
Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun

I’m so grateful for this time of year! It’s why I love living in a place with four seasons. The weather warms up, the birds return, the ground begins to thaw, buds form on the trees – there is an energy in the air that is infectious. As the sunlight returns more...
Slow Down and Savor

Slow Down and Savor

Like many of you, I’ve been spending a lot of time at home. Even during a “normal” year, I typically work at home and make the occasional day trip to visit family on the South Shore or up in Portsmouth, NH. In years past, if the weather was decent, I’ve made short...
Planning and Seeding

Planning and Seeding

Greetings! I hope you all had a happy and safe holiday and that you are enjoying the winter season. With some time off and the need to keep active to stay healthy, I’ve been trying to go for walks as often as I can. I’ve walked many laps around my neighborhood, been...
Update On Fundraising Efforts

Update On Fundraising Efforts

Thank you so much to those of you who have supported our fundraising efforts so far. Your contributions will make it possible for Stearns to purchase nearly 120 yards of organic compost! The addition of quality compost to our fields will be an important first step in...