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Farming Better

“The goal is to increase production and have more of a life every year.  When we produce more, we want to work less.”  -- Jean-Martin Fortier Every Monday, Anne and I pretty much take the day off, with just two ...
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Autumn Ambitions

With less than one month of official summer remaining this year, we're just starting to dig ourselves out of the August glut of tomato picking, and our minds are finally turning ever so slightly towards thoughts of other ...
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All Aboard the Tomato Train

We harvest our tomatoes three times each week - typically Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. As many of our farmers' market customers have remarked to us lately, they're slow to ripen this year in many local gardens! We've ...
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Farm to Feast Again

Last year, we celebrated local food, local chefs, and local beer with a Farm to Feast, a fundraiser dinner for FairShare CSA Coalition, which does incredible work  - getting the word out about CSA, bringing farmers ...
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The Community of Agriculture

We're big on community. CSA, after all, stands for Community Supported Agriculture. But we've also aluded in past posts to the great community of farmers in this area, which was on full display last night right on our farm. ...
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In(ter)dependence Day

{Anne's grandmother, family & friends picking strawberries in Sparta, WI, around 1924 - 90 years ago!} The 4th of July is just around the corner (and so is our 4th CSA box). So it's as good a time as any to ...