Spring Treasures

Spring Treasures

This month has been quite an adventure! Thank you to everyone who made the seedling sale a huge success. I hope you and your plants are healthy and happy. As we move past the sale, we are turning our attention back to the fields and are busy planting, weeding and...
From the Greenhouse

From the Greenhouse

Our first weekend of curbside pick ups was a great success! Thank you to everyone for your orders and patience as we retrieved your plants. The cold, windy weather made it tricky to set the plants and orders outside so we had to get creative with our greenhouse space....
Practicing Patience

Practicing Patience

Greetings from the farm! Birds are returning from the south, butterflies are emerging from their cocoons, baby bunnies and groundhogs are nibbling on clover and there are more buds on the trees every day. It feels like the earth is slowly waking up after winter. And I...
Tools of the Tractor

Tools of the Tractor

As the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers” and we’ve had a nice amount of rain so far this month. Kerry and I typically spend rainy days seeding in the greenhouse and sunny days preparing the fields for planting. We use several kinds of tractor implements...
Time to Lend a Helping Hand

Time to Lend a Helping Hand

Each year at Stearns, we think about our mission and commitment to remain organic and sustainable as both a business and a farm. In an effort to remain so, it has become necessary to reduce the number of summer CSA shares. From a land management perspective, we hope...