Growing Heart Farm is hiring!

We are looking for one or two people to help out for the 2014 season, approximately May-October. This will be a paid apprenticeship with wages/stipend dependent upon experience and circumstances. Duties will include all aspects of running a small-scale vegetable farm using organic (and many biodynamic) practices. You will work alongside the head farmer and...
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So what do farmers do all winter?

If I had a nickel for every time someone asked me that, this farming thing could actually be a profitable endeavor. Believe it or not, there is actually a fair amount to be done in the off season; mostly projects that got pushed aside in the mad rush of summer production and activity. There’s wood...
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Poison Ivy Relief and Prevention!

Check out this Mountain Cure For Poison Ivy.  (click for video)
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CSA – Week 17

In This Week’s Share salad mix kale chard red giant mustard eggplant mixed peppers potatoes turnips and radish – bunched together parsnips or celery root winter squash (acorn, butternut, delicata, or kabocha) parsley sage Every other week half share members: this week is an “A” week. Farm News The first day of fall is this weekend. Hunker down and cook up all the...
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No 5Rhythms this Sunday 8.18

So sorry.  We will miss you.  Happy Burning Man.
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Lammas

Happy Lammas The half way point It’s the dog days of summer, the garden is full of goodies and the harvest is approaching. Take a moment to relax in the heat, and reflect on the upcoming abundance of the fall months. At Lammas, sometimes called Lughnasadh, it’s time to begin reaping what we have sown...
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CSA – Week 5

In This Week’s Share lettuce – two leafy heads salad mix – various baby leaves with edible flower petals mixed in chard – large green or colored leaves with wide stems kale – large green leaves with white and/or purple stems broccoli and/or cauliflower – this heat wave caused rapid growth in the broccoli, so it will look more like...
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4 Reasons to come to dinner on the farm…

         
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