Herb Mentor is a website that teaches about herbs and everything from salve-making to elderberry wine and ginger-beer-making! All stuff that I hope to have in the future, too, as this is what I love… But there are talks from amazing, knowledgeable herbalists and you can sign up for a monthly fee of $10 I… Continue reading Easter Egg Natural Dyes and Lettuce!
Farmstand OPEN We had a couple of great OPEN farmstand days, selling lots of carrots, onions and spinach, even jerusalem artichokes and eggs! It was really nice to get to know our community! People sampled (and some bought to take home) tea as well, Minty Morning, made from our spearmint, nettles and oats, with alfalfa… Continue reading Farmstand and insulated beds
This is one amazing mama… I think she raised 3 batches of chicks last year! I was just sent this info on a workshop coming up in Amherst, at Simple Gifts Farm, and it sounds pretty good. I noticed today they moved their way-cool “chicken tractor” up close to the road. Thought maybe some of… Continue reading Laying hens and chicken tractors!
Birch Moon Farm and Herbals 42 Cooleyville Rd, 2 houses east (towards rt 202) of the Shutesbury Library AGAIN THIS SATURDAY, MARCH 20, 9-2 We will have freshly dug carrots for sale! 3 lb. for $5 5 lb for $7 10 lb for $12 onions $2/ lb, fresh spinach $8/ lb Come by the farm… Continue reading Farmstand OPEN this Sat Mar 20
Farmstand OPEN – carrots, onions and spinach for sale!
Today we made Gingersnap granola! It was really easy and everyone loved it. ~ Granola (we use all organic ingredients) Preheat oven to 250 degrees F 3 cups organic rolled oats 1 cup sunflower seeds 1/2 cup sesame seeds 1 cup chopped pecans (or try almonds or pumpkin seeds, whatever you have) Mix… Continue reading Gingersnap Granola!