Horticulture Horoscopes 5/31/21

Aries You might hear from an old friend today or an acquaintance from school or work. We can’t tell you who, but they’d probably love it if you had some local strawberries to offer them. Taurus People have been enjoying your company lately. Whenever you’re not around,...

Horticulture Horoscopes 5/30/21

Aries An obstacle to your own personal happiness can be trying to please 100% of people 100% of the time. Who do you think you are, anyway—a strawberry? Taurus Today may awaken in you the ability to acknowledge and appreciate the present moment. It wouldn’t be a bad...

25 Years Growing With The Food Bank!

Most of our long-time customers know Pete’s propensity to experiment with new ideas. His journey as a farmer can be tracked by this very tendency. We all know the story. In 1989, he was only a few years into his dairy farming career when he tried his hand at growing...

Buy Fresh, Buy Local

Season after season, we have new and improved answers to this perennial question: Why buy local? We all share a general sense that it’s great for the community. It makes us better connected, strengthens our local economy, makes us more prosperous as a whole—it...

Terrific Tips for Tending to Tomatoes

Planting Before planting your tomatoes, make sure that we are getting consistent night temperatures between 55 and 75 degrees.  Regardless of whether you’re planting a determinate or indeterminate variety of tomato, plant your seedling up to its top leaves to promote...