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Sweet Acre Strawberries!

Sweet Acre Strawberries!

When we planted our strawberries in early 2016, we were excited by the prospect of eating fruit this summer – we’ve always been vegetable farmers, so it’s exciting new territory for us.

It’s Getting Hot Out There…

It’s Getting Hot Out There…

With the 90+ degree days this weekend, we have been laying out our irrigation hoses and drip tape as fast as we can to keep the plants going. We use primarily drip tape which allows us to conserve water by only dripping it right by the plant’s roots. It also means that the foliage stays dry which helps keep…

Countdown to Good Eats!

Countdown to Good Eats!

The official countdown to good food has begun, and it’s time to mark those calendars! We are mere weeks away from the start of it all…

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…

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Hartford, CT
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Bridgeport CT
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