Sweet Acre Farm — Certified organic produce
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…

Surprise!

Surprise!

Sweet Acre Farm is officially Certified Organic! While we are indeed proud to be recognized as adhering to the rigorous standards of organic agriculture, we’ve always farmed the way we do: completely spray-free and …

Flowers & Weeds

Flowers & Weeds

It’s not always easy to find a lovely thing to say about the farm. Like any other, farming is a job, and in July we are a little tired of our job. At the moment the farm is in a state of disarray and looks a bit rough around the edges. This is because there are quite a few areas that are coming out of their spring crops, and are ready to be prepped for fall crops.

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Hartford, CT
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