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Coming Together

Thanks to all for supporting local farms and musicians who go all out.  It was a treat to host a great crowd and as always an inspiration to have Scrag Mountain Music at the farm.  May you all continue to support this broad range of local efforts.

Valentines Farm Dinner & Concert

Mark your calendar for a Valentine’s Day treat: A delightful, love filled Farm Supper AND a Scrag Mountain Music concert. Friday, February 14th  Dinner 5-6:30 pm Concert at 7 pm The Farm and Scrag Mountain Music want to share the love with you. The Music Mary and Evan will bring us The Most Beautiful Waltz, musical dances for […]

Too Cold, Too Sad, but Warm Reflections

We’ve been concerned for all the havoc the super cold temperatures are causing for people but it is exciting to hear that the coldest of our temperatures are reportedly setting  back advances of threats like the emerald ash borer. We’ve been paying attention to the cold, emptying certain faucets and water lines at night, celebrating sick days […]

Williams College Reflections

Some of the Projects and Quotes from the Winter Study course with students from Williams College   Mike Vercillo is a member of William’s acapala group Eph Flats and wrote a song inspired by time at Mountain Deer Taxidermy. Listen here to:  We’ll Always Have the Land    Siobhan Harrity wrote four poems inspired by […]

Food & Music at the Watershed Divide – July 18th

The Friends of Winooski River and the Northfield Conservation Commission invite you to come out to Green Mountain Girls farm Thurs, July 18th 3:30-7:30 for Food, Music, demonstrations and tours.  Two Rain Barrels will be raffled to attendees.  Schedule includes: Living on the Watershed Divide 3:45-4:45  Mountain stream walk and stories led by Kati Osgood, literary ecologist who […]

Making the Farm Whole

The farm has been a buzz the past week, not only because it is mid-May and there are plants and animals that want new spaces to grow. We had a weekend packed full of on-farm experiences, providing hands-on (or mouths) activities to engage with and support our farm. This farm aims to create a purposeful blend […]

Living “Vermont the Movie”

  We at the farm are still feeling the high of being with many of you for a marvelous Scrag Mountain Music concert and cozy farm supper. We kept the buzz growing with two wonderful markets (Randolph Elementary School, supporting their Farm to School program, and the Northfield Winter Farmers Market) and a little DIY (do it yourself) […]

Harvest Supper with Singer-Songwriter Melissa Crabtree, Saturday Oct 20th

  Singer-songwriter, Melissa Crabtree plays her combination of Folk,Americana, and Country laced with themes of nature with special guest Jane Karras 7pm Saturday, October 20, 2012 in the barn at the Farm. Mari and Melissa trained and ski raced together in their early days.  We are thrilled to welcome her back to Vermont as our guest and look […]

Finding Inspiration

Inspiration comes to us in many forms, some of them predictable, some of them not.  As someone whose work is passion driven, inspiration and motivation and the rekindling of that passion is critical.   When I ran a mission driven non-profit, I would coach my younger colleagues to remember that when you toil hard towards […]

Farm Picnic AND Roots & Traditional Music

RED TAIL RING BRINGS ROOTS & TRADITIONAL MUSIC TO THE GREEN MOUNTAIN GIRLS FARM JUNE 3rd UPDATE: If we get rain we’ll scoot our picnic to the greenhouse, so don’t be a stranger if the skies are grey! Sunday, June 3 we will host an evening of music from Americana roots duo Red Tail Ring. Laurel […]