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A Belated Valentine’s Day message

“Love is not really a mystery. It is a process like anything else. A process that requires trust, effort, focus and commitment by two willing partners” ― Elizabeth Bourgeret On Valentine’s Day this past week, Jack and I made something of a pact, to see how deeply we could continue to fall in love, with […]

Planting Schedules

Over the past two weeks we have been busying ourselves with the task of putting together our farm maps and planting schedule. For some reason this is my very most favorite thing to do each year. Clare and I have spent hours, with some help from the rest of the staff too, figuring out how […]

Will You Help us with our Deer?

January 29, 2024 Will You Help us with our Deer? Deer Damage Prevention Ideas Sought – Jack Last Fall we experienced our first real crop damage from deer. This might be surprising, given how practically all of our growing areas are close to woods. We have always assumed our dogs were preventing serious deer damage […]

Want to Go High? Dig Deep

I am being quite challenged, and sometimes exhilarated, by a book that I am reading right now, titled Arete. One of Friday’s messages struck me and stuck. The author was commenting that when building one story buildings, builders put in a relatively shallow foundation. But when building a skyscraper, a very deep foundation is needed. He then […]