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…

Parched

Parched

On a vegetable farm, we do plan to irrigate our crops, setting up elaborate arrays of drip-tape that slowly leak water very close to the base of each plant. It is a very efficient means of watering. But when it hasn’t rained in 6+ weeks…

“Why’s it so expensive?”

“Why’s it so expensive?”

Raise your hand if you have been the unwitting bystander of a rather uncomfortable exchange at our market table when someone complains about the price of our vegetables. The comment is often…

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our 2017 CSA!

westendTuesdays   |   4 – 7 PM
Clemens Green
Farmington Ave. btw Woodland and Owen
Hartford, CT

Saturdays   |   9 AM – 1 PM
481 Brewster Street
Bridgeport CT
blackrockfarmersmarket.com

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