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Organic Gardening: A Weird Garden

How is your garden? Here at Pathfinder Farm the gardens this spring were universally being described as weird. What does that mean exactly? For one thing, the gardens were very late due to a cool dry April and May. For … Continue reading

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Happy Easter from Pathfinder Farm and Quincy the Horse

I will always be first and foremost a horse person. That being said, I have come to appreciate chickens in a special way. Last year I was worried about how I would take care of the chickens but now I … Continue reading

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Chickens, Pumpkins and Sustainability

My chickens are starting their first winter and I can tell they feel like their chicken barnyard is pretty picked over. They loved having daily rations of swiss chard and lettuce from the fall veggies as well as the delicacy … Continue reading

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Community Supported Agriculture (CSA): One Garden At A Time

As the named implies, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is not just about growing vegetables. It really is about community and sustainability. Many people say that the answer to problems like access to fresh, healthy food and the split between urban … Continue reading

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Featuring Swiss Chard

While the rest of the veggies and fruits have their ups and downs, Swiss Chard has become the superstar of our garden. It grows from early spring to late fall and it is extremely prolific. It is not something I … Continue reading

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Garden Round Up

We are nearing the end of the second full year of the organic garden and it has been a great year. What amazes me is how different the harvest is from year to year. Last year green beans, tomatoes and … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Build an Organic Lifestyle with the New York Times

My husband is a New Yorker and one of his favorite things to do is to read the Sunday New York Times from cover to cover. I am more of an outdoors type and my favorite thing to do on … Continue reading

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