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Zanahorias Aliñadas (Marinated Carrots)

The bounty of carrots and this mild weather has us craving this great carrot dish we discovered a few years ago…not quite pickled, but not quite cooked carrots, but all delicious!  This was  part of our first Tapas Farmhouse Lunch we served to a group from Norwich and we repeated it with others groups.  No […]

Now That is a Village!

The Floating Bridge opening and celebration was amazing!       As we arrived in Hippo Park, Sandy Schmitt, VTrans Bridge engineer and Brookfield resident was scooting around with a wheel barrow tidying up final bits, green volunteer shirted folks and balloon arches were visible and the air was full of excitement and a good dose […]

Summer Farm Dinner & Pig Dreams: A Concert

Join us for a Summer Farm Dinner & Piggy Dreams: A Scrag Mountain Music Concert   Wednesday, Aug 6th Farm Dinner: 5-6:30 pm, Concert at 7 pm Prior to the concert, we will be serving a love filled, farm fresh dinner, inspired by the Pig Dreams Theme, of course. The meal will be centered around […]

Pick a Picnic!

Do you remember a favorite picnic? Was it a date? Or with elders? On your way someplace or a destination in itself? Outdoor concerts have done their part to make sure picnics don’t become a lost art. But let’s face it, some of the same tugs and pushes of modern life that trend us away […]

Oh, Our Little Friends

This week that phrase is being uttered around the farm both sincerely and sarcastically. Tuesday morning Andrew was greeted by some major gaps in the hoophouse plantings. An entire 10 ft section of Rouge d’Hiver lettuce plants had been harvested to the ground. This wasn’t the work of some eager colleagues, but rather, “our little […]

A new twist on the basics

Last night we stole the hens away from their perches in the hoop house. Placed into their mobile hen wagon they resettled and we drove them up to the front yard. It is too early to place the animals on pasture, we’ll set back the grass wherever they go. Yet the Excel-based crop plan tells […]