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What happens…

 What happens when 2500 farmers (et al) take over a hotel conference center. Also, this great poster and more are part of a series called The Lexicon of Sustainability.

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Organics Taking On Monsanto

We just returned home from the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) conference. This conference always gets us inspired, motivated, and better informed. We come home with new ideas and vision. We meet interesting people and reconnect with the regulars. … Continue reading

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Heirloom Tomato Tasting this Saturday

Heirloom Tomato Tasting at The Common Market This Saturday July 23, 11:30am-2:00pm at The Common Market in Frederick. See their website for directions. Meet me there and sample some great local food! Heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella, ice cream, sauces, juices and … Continue reading

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Crop Mob Update

March/April Newsletter The Common Market hosted a Crop Mob at our farm, and it was a great collaboration! Thank you, Alexis and The Common Market Education and Outreach Department for organizing the event. The mob helped with so many jobs … Continue reading

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Heirloom Tomato Seedling Sale is this weekend!

Heirloom Tomato Seedling Sale The House in the Woods Seedling Sale is THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY! 10a-5p Organic heirloom plants for your garden. We feature beautiful heirloom tomato plants, and we’ve got some new ones to share with you, along … Continue reading

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Heirloom Tomato Seedling Sale

The House in the Woods Seedling Sale is approaching, organic heirloom plants for your garden. We feature beautiful heirloom tomato plants, and we’ve got some new ones to share with you, along with old favorites. I should have plenty of … Continue reading

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HOUSE-IN-THE-MEDIA

Spring is the most popular time to showcase CSAs, so here are some places to see our faces: * The cover of The Common Market newsletter for March-April has some familiar faces on it (Ilene, Noah and Jonah), as well … Continue reading

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PASA Conference

Some highlights from the PASA conference. There were lots of notables at the conference, here are a few. Here’s director Andrew Kimbrell of The Center for Food Safety If you want to help fuel an organization that is taking on … Continue reading

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Canning Day

Each August I host a hands-on canning demo day for CSA members. We collect split tomatoes from the plants and can them up in the barn, our impromptu outdoor kitchen right next to the garden.  Now that’s fresh! Here’s Jackie … Continue reading

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Bee Happy on the Farm

  Phil took a Bee Keeping Class this winter, taught by Steve Collins at LilyPons. The class met at our farm to pick up their bees and learn how to settle the bees in their new home. We had a … Continue reading

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