Farmers Market Open for Business

The first week out of the gate, we were way more busy than I could have hoped for, the business folks in our local neighborhood here of Wedgewood Blvd, New Design Rd...etc really were excited...

3 Perfect Recipes for Spring

Warmer weather. Later nights. Blooming flowers. Time on the patio. What’s not to love about Spring? We think these three recipes are perfect for family dinners, entertaining and everything in-between! Plus, they use local and...

Spring Into Success! 5 Golden Rules for Accomplishing your Healthy Eating Goals.

Living a healthy lifestyle can be a challenge. Busy work schedules, extracurricular activities, our social lives, family, pets, school, exercise…..the list goes on. Nearly everything affects our ability to set healthy eating goals and stay...

Farm Update: Walk on the Wild Side!

Ugh, the Monday after a long weekend can be rough. Come take a quick stroll with Tony through the jungle of cherry tomato plants at Hometown Harvest Farm! Spoiler Alert: there's a special guest appearance...

News from the Farm: Sheep!

It just got a little woolier around the Hometown Harvest Farm this week, thanks to our newest arrivals.   This group of six Southdown sheep males will spend the summer grazing our pasture, soaking up healthy...

Tony’s Thoughts: Rock Farming

 I have harvested a nice crop of rocks out of the produce field so far this year.  Rocks are something that you don’t always want to take the time to deal with, but if left...

Spring Fever: Planning the Home Veggie Garden

Nothing is as local as your own backyard. In planning a backyard vegetable garden, you can get as complicated as you want, though if this is your first attempt, focus on just a few types...

Winter Farming: Tunnels (and Cherries!)

There is something almost magical about a farm in the winter--so much is going on below the surface if you know what to look for. Though we haven't had many breaks from the wintery weather...

Sophia’s Strawberry Sandwiches

Need a fast method for making fresh fruit disappear? It doesn't get any easier than frozen sammies, perfected by our Sophia at our recent farm-to-table meal. Simply mix Greek yogurt, whipped cream, and the fresh mashed...

The Big Rooster Showdown

The first flock of pasture-raised chickens on Spring House Manor Farm are growing fast and enjoying life in the fresh air. Almost all of the hatchlings turned out to be female layers, but there were...