Winter Conference

Winter Conference: Healthy Soils, Healthy Plants, Healthy Ecosystems Keynote speaker: Jeff Lowenfels, noted lecturer and author of “Teaming with Microbes: The Organic Gardener’s Guide to the Soil Food Web” and “Teaming with Nutrients: The Organic Gardener’s Guide to Optimizing Plant … Continue reading

Should you hire an Intern or Apprentice?

A summer internship or apprenticeship is a great way to become a better farmer and to verify that farming life suits you. Students at many colleges spend a season or more working on a farm while earning college credits. The … Continue reading

Snow, rain and risks to roofs

We’re sharing this important advisory sent by Heidi Quinn of the RI Raised Livestock Association (RIRLA) earlier today. With the weather slated to warm up just long enough for it to rain for most of us on Sunday, we remind … Continue reading