February Scenes at Stout Oak Farm

By: Julia Holup, Assistant Farm Manager Success in farming takes careful planning. In the winter, while the crops are at rest, the farmers are at work:  Noses in books. Eyes on excel sheets. Hands on keyboards, tap-tapping away at annual reports and year-end analyses. There are binders full of colorful tabs, notes in black pen […]

save the date

Come to our Spring Plant Sale! Friday May 22 10am-6pm Saturday May 23 10am-4pm Sunday May 24   10am-4pm    Certified Organic Seedlings Many Heirloom Varieties Over 30 Types of Tomatoes (click here for photos & descriptions) Eggplant, Peppers, Cucumbers, Squash, Greens, Herbs, and more! The Farm Store will be open with eggs, greens, maple […]

this week in the greenhouse

Everything is germinating! Pea shoots for Three River Farmers Alliance restaurant deliveries   Julia and Javi in the greenhouse. Yes, that’s a microscope (for looking at microorganisms in our compost). Double decker growing in the Little House!  Conor and Javi built these nice new greenhouse tables while we were waiting for the snow to melt.

think spring!

That’s what we’re doing, here at Stout Oak. We may all be buried in snow right now, but spring really is right around the corner. We promise! In the meantime, the snowy days of February are the perfect time to get a jump on your garden planning, or maybe sign up for a CSA share? […]