Category Archives: Farm News

Salem State Botany Class visits Moraine Farm

Kim Wass, our Farm Educator, tells us about the visit:¬† Yesterday, Biology Professor Larry Lewis brought his Botany Class to Moraine Farm so they could see what an organic farm is all about and to understand the CSA model of … Continue reading

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Life and death on the farm

This is picture of a killdeer nest with three eggs and one chick in it. Click on the picture to make it bigger and then stare at it for a moment, you’ll see them. It was taken on Friday. By … Continue reading

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From Greenhouse Bench to Farm Field

Snow lingered on the farm fields this spring, giving us a late start in the fields. It finally melted away the first week in April, leaving the soil too wet to work until last week. Our plan had been to … Continue reading

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Wildlife at Moraine Farm

This is a Great Blue Heron that shareholder Paula V captured on film last week. Last week we spied a coyote stalking Canadian geese, a small herd of young deer enjoying our cover crop and many hawks (red tail and … Continue reading

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Come and get dirty with us!

Looking for something fun to do this Thursday afternoon?¬†Itching to get your hands dirty? Join Farmers Liz & Gretta in the Moraine Farm greenhouse to plant the next round of lettuce, spinach, kale and the first of our napa cabbage … Continue reading

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Ready, Set …..

Not quite ready for “Go”, but soon.

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Farm Shares at Moraine Farm

Check out our new 25-week Farm Share. We start in May and supply you with farm fresh veggies through the end of October! Weekly and alternate week shares available. Follow these links for details about the farm shares and to … Continue reading

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March Moraine Farm Scenes

Still looking like winter at Moraine. At this rate, Liz and I will be plowing snow-covered fields in a couple of weeks. Sheesh!

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seedlings have sprouted!

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Got Snow?

We got a whole lot of snow at the farm. There’s a big drift of the white stuff blocking the entrance to the Red Barn. Good thing we don’t need to get in there. Drifting snow also can be seen … Continue reading

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