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Learning From The Best

Learning From The Best

As we prepare to make the major gear shift into the growing season, we’re soaking up the last bits of the off-season here on the farm and out in the community. Learning is a major element of the wintertime on the small farm, as there is more to know about growing plants than one could learn from scratch in a lifetime. So we take out our books and….

Winter on the Farm

Winter on the Farm

It may be an unpopular position, but I for one am thrilled to see some snow on the ground! I’m a born and bred New Englander who feels downright uncomfortable when a season just gets skipped over like it seemed Winter would on those 60-degree January days. We’re counting on snow events like last week’s to…

CSA Shares Now Available!

CSA Shares Now Available!

Looking to show the CT food movement some love?
Buying a CSA share from a local farm is the way to do it!

Sweet Acre’s 2017 shares are now available!

The to-do list

The to-do list

The lists we make at the beginning of each week are generally over-sized for the time we have, and so are an exercise in not letting things slip through the cracks. As long as a task makes it onto the list, we know we won’t forget about it …

Pests & Predators

Pests & Predators

As Charlotte and I strive to be better farmers, our hope is to produce similarly excellent food from a system in balance. Easier said than done. Our farm doesn’t just exist in nature. The human effort we call farming is…

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Clemens Green
Farmington Ave. btw Woodland and Owen
Hartford, CT

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481 Brewster Street
Bridgeport CT
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