March 28, 2015

With a little more than a month away for the official opening day of Crossroads Farm, a group of enthusiastic previous volunteers braved an early spring snowstorm by attending a volunteer open house on Saturday March 21, 2015. The group was introduced to the staff that wi...

March 25, 2015

There's a lot going on at the farm right now in preparation for the growing season and its official opening .  We need help with the following tasks as soon as possible:

  • Turning the soil in the Winter Hoop House to prepare for planting the organic tomato starts.  Cl...

March 24, 2015

CSA:  Community Supported Agriculture

 

Farms have a tough time at the beginning of the season when our expenses are high (we puchase seed, hire help, make repairs, and get ready to grow) and our income is low.  CSAs are one mechanism farms use to raise money early in the s...

March 24, 2015

 Opening day is just around the corner.  We need your help to get the store spruced up, stocked, and ready for the new season.  You’ll also get to see all the new natural and organic products we’ll be selling this year and talk with our Farm Stand Coordinator Danielle Pha...

March 22, 2015

Today we installed a double poly layer on our winter hoop house.

 

 

 

March 19, 2015

We are moving on to the next stage in planning our fruit tree grove with biodynamic orchardist, Joe Haley. 

 

The orchard will be about 45 by 55 feet with four semi-dwarf apple trees running the long way on each side with a row of s pear trees running up the center.  A...

March 18, 2015

Manny and Stephanie working in the green house.  Manny is testing a mixture of 50% compost and 50% peat moss.

 

 

 

March 17, 2015

Please join us this Saturday, March 21st at 12:00 PM to assist in the completion of the new hoop house.  

 

Hoop houses help us start our growing season earlier and then extend it later into the fall and winter.  Right now, Stephanie, the farm’s Greenhouse Manager has organ...

March 9, 2015

 

Spring is nature’s way of saying “Let’s party!”    - Robin Williams

 

After this long cold winter you won’t get any push back from me. The sun feels a little warmer, the buds on the trees are emerging and the flowers are starting to break through the ground.  It...

March 9, 2015

The Crossroads Farm Stand will be open selling Easter flowers as follows:

 

- Friday, April 3rd from 12 to 6

- Saturday, April 4th from 9 to 6

- Sunday, April 5th from 9 ro 2

 

Stop by, pick up Easter flowers to celebrate the season, and in so doing support your local community...

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