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Vertical Farming

Every year, starting in early June, we make a radical, exciting, and somewhat noisy journey into the Third Dimension. The farm looks pretty flat for much of the spring, with the crops and living aisles all at a pretty ...
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Markets, Sheep & Sweet Potatoes

{Sheep, strangely all lined up in an orderly fashion} Somehow, someway, June is upon us once again! Everything is bursting with life, the landscape has turned lush and vibrant, and we're busy! A wedding last weekend ...
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Farm Oral History Project Interview

Before giving you all a bit of a farm update, a couple weeks back we were interviewed on 91.7 out of UW-Whitewater as we are part of their Wisconsin Farms Oral History Project - have a listen! [audio ...
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The Rain Dance

Farmers are finicky about rain. Sometimes we want more, sometimes we want none, and usually we wish it would hold off for just another day to let us get a lot of field work taken care of. Springtime, known for being kind ...
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Kale-Palooza & Seed Saving

[Anne is happy to be planting all this lacinato kale!] In the last blog post, we were getting amped up for all of the transplanting just around the corner, and everything went swimmingly. We planted over 1000 kale ...
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Planting Pre-Season

As the NCAA championship comes to a (dramatic!) close, the planting pre-season is just beginning! Our little seedlings are starting to begin training for the Real World, and only the strongest will survive! In truth, we ...