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...

The Wonderful World of Herb Gardening

If you shop with us, you know that nothing is better than freshly picked produce straight from the source. When the season is fully in swing, our harvest is picked directly from our fields and brought down to the store that very day. That means it hasn’t spent days in...

How Pete’s CSA Works

For the past few decades, Community Supported Agriculture programs (CSA’s) have revolutionized the relationship between small farms and their communities. The idea is simple. Members of a CSA buy shares in a farm at the beginning of the season, which essentially...