“Dear Farm Journal” is a creative project that connects people to their food and the farmers who bring it to life. We share our daily story to build community, advocate for small-scale organic farming, and appeal to the curiosity of those who want to know what farm life is all about.   

8/5/2020

8/5/2020

Dear Farm Journal, It’s time to tie up all of the “loose ends” around the farm before we leave for the Boundary Waters (or at...

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8/4/2020

8/4/2020

Dear Farm Journal, The final pack out of the summer CSA is enveloped in a sense of accomplishment. “We did it!”, we say, almost...

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7/31/2020

7/31/2020

  Dear Farm Journal, Today was the last day of Georgia and Elaina’s month long internship with us and we’ve been honored to...

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7/28/2020

7/28/2020

Dear Farm Journal, Today is the seventh CSA pack out of the eight week summer season and I can tell we’re starting to feel the...

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7/27/2020

7/27/2020

Dear Farm Journal,This season, I’m catching sight of some corner pieces to the farm puzzle, the pillars that frame in the big...

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7/25/2020

7/25/2020

Dear Farm Journal,Rufus and I both felt the need to side step our methodical stride for a mini adventure on wheels today. So we...

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7/24/2020

7/24/2020

Dear Farm Journal,The flare of the early afternoon light stung my sun-roughened shoulders. Beads of sweat rolled over the curve...

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7/23/2020

7/23/2020

Dear Farm Journal,I decided, against my better judgement, to take both Balio and Gizmo to the vet at the same time. I’ve never...

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7/22/2020

7/22/2020

Dear Farm Journal, When my mind hangs low with weighty business decisions, grappling with the dim uncertainties of the changing...

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7/20/2020

7/20/2020

Dear Farm Journal,It’s time for all of our tomato investments to start paying off. We’ve put a lot of love and care into our...

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7/18/2020

7/18/2020

Dear Farm Journal,Today Elaina and I hiked around the farm, exploring the stream beds beyond the maple sugar bush. I showed her...

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7/17/2020

7/17/2020

Dear Farm Journal,Working alongside Georgia and Elaina has me switching head space back to my early undergrad days. I marvel at...

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7/16/2020

7/16/2020

Dear Farm Journal,Today Elaina asked us why we hadn’t gotten more into permaculture on the farm. On one hand, I felt delighted...

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