Prepping Hoop House Beds

Great News! We have the hoop house completed! It’s been an adventure so far, and we are really excited! Thanks to the family, and Andy Shelton and his crew, we finally have the hoop house closed in, and are prepping the beds for planting. We have lettuce starts going in the house, as it just […]

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Hoop House Growing

As we bring this year to a close, there have been many changes around here. Today, I want to tell you all about our newest project, our Hoop House. What is a Hoop House? Simple, think of a green house without the heating. Our goal is to extend our growing season and bring you fresh […]

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New Life on the Farm

I don’t think I have told you all yet, but we have 7 new cows on the farm, 6 of which were pregnant when they came here. I say “were” because one has already calved! He is one week old, and I was informed by daughter (who is 32 and a Marine), that we have […]

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Getting Ready for the County Fair

I can remember growing up in our small New England town, and checking out the Round House (pictured below) and all the wonderful smells and sights. I was surprised when I found a video of my Uncle Pete doing an interview a couple of years ago about the Franklin County Fair and found it interesting. Franklin County […]

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Hand Pies ~ Baked Not Fried

Baked Hand Fruit Pie

I found an awesome pie crust recipe a couple of years back, and an awesome fruit pie filling recipe (just this year), and together, they make some of the best hand fruit pies you will ever have! I make these on a weekly basis to sell at our local Farmers Market, and sell out every […]

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