This very pretty bicolor butter head lettuce was introduced to the public in the mid 1800s. The heads of Grandpa Admireā??s Lettuce are large and loose, with pale green leaves, washed with two distinct shades of bronze and red. The taste is mild and the leaves are hearty and substantive
We are a self-employed family living in beautiful Holmes County on the side of a hill on 18 acres. My husband, Joe, is Handyman Joe's Remodeling. I, Mary, began raising non-certified organic produce to sell at a local farmers market when my youngest child was just out of diapers.
Academy Street Gardens is located within the coastal village of Oriental,NC We are growing 25-30 varieties of heirloom and open-pollinated vegetables and herbs throughout the seasons. This year we are also participating in the Ark of Taste through Slow Food USA. We practice sustainable agriculture methods and follow NOP standards ( although not certified ). We are growing naturally and educating the public on the benefits of eating locally grown food.
May 26: Yes, we still have shares available! Local is best, but Fresh AND Local is even better! Biodynamically grown vegetable shares are available for the 2013 season. Details are on our website. Fresh and Local CSA is a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) project dedicated to serving as a model of sustainability while providing the freshest, most nutritious produce possible to households in the Metro Washington, D.C. and the Shepherdstown area.