News from the Farm

Summer Shipping: Potted plants and seeds

November 20, 2018 in News from the Farm

We are currently shipping potted plants on Mondays and Tuesdays. We are not digging bare root trees, tubers, roots or rhizomes at this time.

Tiny Tuber On The Run Saves the World

March 9, 2018 in New Plant Discoveries , News from the Farm

The hog peanut is an unassuming plant of immense importance producing a delicious small tuber.

The Yields of Acorns and Friendships

July 26, 2016 in News from the Farm , Recent Articles

When I first purchased my land, I needed a lot of seeds.  Acorns were my first seed obsession. You could find me in parks, strips of land along busy roads and front yards meticulously picking acorns one by one and taste-testing them.  When I asked my brother Chris and my ‘agri-buddy’ and musician Jesse to help me plant a few on my property, I purposely omitted the detail of having 400 lbs of them in my pickup truck.  When we met on a cold Saturday morning in September of 1981, the frost had ...

American Chestnut Wood Bowls: The Celebration of Wood

July 11, 2016 in Blog , News from the Farm

American Chestnut Wood Bowls can be created using both diseased older trees and larger prunings from standing trees.

New to YouTube: How to Plant a Tree

July 24, 2015 in News from the Farm

Our YouTube channel continues to grow.  Planting a tree is easy but yet how can something be grown in  an open field with no care afterwards. Watch this  video and see how.This instructional video explains how to create the best growing conditions in a place that may not have the ideal conditions to begin with plus a formula for a multimineral mix for planting. Check out all of the videos in on our channel, or subscribe to one of our playlists to be notified when a new video is posted. This ...