Farm Happenings at Willowsford Farm
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Farm Happenings at Willowsford Farm

Table to Farm

Posted on January 31st, 2020
Once upon a time, I didn't work on a farm. I also couldn't make anything in the kitchen (except coffee). Even then, however, I loved food. Flavors, textures, and colors on a plate make me giddy with anticipation: trying new dishes is a perpetual treat! My Instagram feed reads like a never-ending cookbook.... read more »

We Get By With A Little Help From Our Friends!

Posted on January 24th, 2020
Happy Friday once again, Farm-ily! Now that we're in our 7th week of Winter CSA, our hands and minds are truly working feverishly on Spring. There are seeds spread on the conference table, and germination chambers underway. Each day brings us a little victory, a nugget of planning come to fruition,... read more »

Responsibly Raised

Posted on January 17th, 2020
Hello Farm-ily! From my spot at the desk during winter, I see a cluster of fluffy brown hens happily snacking on a heap of arugula and other greens. In the next few weeks, our breeding pigs will join them here at the Grange, to help us better manage some of the woody brush areas that we don't cultivate.... read more »

Soup for All Seasons

Posted on January 10th, 2020
Farm-ily, It snowed! And on a CSA date, to boot. Last week was our first real encounter this season with snow shovels, salty sidewalks, and steely skies. In the pack shed, we rolled down the doors to keep out swirling gusts of snow as we prepared your boxes. We turned from our desks toward the windows,... read more »

Resolutions with Roots

Posted on January 3rd, 2020
Happy New Year (and new decade), Farm-ily! Early January is a time of opposites: the infectious enthusiasm for the blank slate of a new calendar page alongside the lingering effects of the holiday season. I find myself, year after year, needing gentle reminders to temper my excitement with respect for... read more »