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Looking ahead to our 10th Season!

Blog: Bloom Where You're Planted Farm   -   Sunday July 27, 2014   -   By Teresa

Our tenth-annual Pumpkin Festival is fast approaching, and in under 8 weeks we'll be opening our doors again to our favorite people -- our customers.   It doesn't seem possible that this will be our tenth season, but it is.  We have grown in ways we...

What I learned at Market

Blog: Agropraxis Farm   -   Sunday July 27, 2014   -   By Farmer Pete

Farmers Markets are such an interesting microcosm of our society. They bring together such a wide variety of people all to support the broad community each Market services. Farmers, bakers, entreprenuers, organizers and the broad spectrum of consumers that...

July 28, 2014 Tonopah Farmers Market

Blog: Tonopah Farmers Market   -   Saturday July 26, 2014   -   By Mary

Featured “Locally-Grown Hero”: Each week we will give a shout out to businesses who have supported the TFM financially or with donated services.  We could not have the TFM without their support. This Week …   ·    &n...

Super Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday July 25, 2014   -   By Kentucky Proud

The question of the day...should I shop at the grocery store or the farmers market? Actually, they both serve many of our needs and you need to shop at both of them because they each provide the necessities of life. I have to say that I can't remember...

Cool as a cucumber

Blog: Tewksbury Grace Farm   -   Thursday July 24, 2014   -   By Johnny and Leah

Today was the best day EVER to harvest!: clear, warm, dry and breezy.  The farm looks fantastic with our wildflowers in full bloom, and the vegetable plants totally rocking out!  So many things came together to make this week’s harvest...

Jay's Country-Style Green Beans

Blog: Gandharva Farm   -   Thursday July 24, 2014   -   By Rita

Jay's Country-Style Green Beans This recipe is actually one Jay took from a book entitled "Chickens in the Road" by Suzanne McMinn. He cooked it up and it was great.  But then ... bacon and greens ... the winning combination! ...

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Dyann's Stuffed Zucchini

Blog: Gandharva Farm   -   Thursday July 24, 2014   -   By Rita

This is a great dish for overgrown summer squash.  It is ea s y t o pre pare, deli cious, and looks soooo impressive!   And ALL the ingredients (except cheese) are from our garden.  Thanks Dyann!     Ingredients: One...

Dyann's Kale Chips

Blog: Gandharva Farm   -   Wednesday July 23, 2014   -   By Rita

Snack Recipe Cheesy Yet Vegan Kale Chips Cheesy Kale Chips Serves 2 to 4 as a snack 3/4 cup cashews 1 bunch kale, washed and dried 1/2 red bell pepper, stem and seeds removed, chopped into large pieces 1 clove garlic, peeled 1...

Get your free $16.98 pkg. of Winter Savory in this...

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Tuesday July 22, 2014   -   By Arlene

July Super Sale ! Every Home Farm Herbery order totaling $50.00 or more gets a free 4 oz. $16.98 pkg. of our Gourmet, chemical Free, Culinary Winter Savory. Offer valid until midnight July 26, 2014 . Home Farm Herbery offers over 350...

The Ladies

Blog: Sweet Harmony Farm   -   Tuesday July 22, 2014   -   By Mona

As you may already know, last December we had alpaca ladies join our farm.   We had spent months trying to figure out how we could inexpensively build a new barn and pasture area for them.   We talked to other farms who house both...

This is the third and last series of HERBS THAT A...

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Monday July 21, 2014   -   By Elaynn

  The last two blogs discussed about herbs that could be harmful to either or both the unborn baby and the mother and herbs that would bring on uterine bleeding and miscarriage.  We only discussed herbs that started with A,B, and C.  This blog...

Herbs that pregnant women should not use part 2

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Monday July 21, 2014   -   By Elaynn

UNSAFE HERBS FOR PREGNANT WOMEN  Part  2 In my last blog I listed herbs that would cause birth defects and toxic problems for women that are pregnant.  In this blog I am going to discuss herbs that cause internal bleeding and uterine...

herbs that are unsafe for pregnant women during th...

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Monday July 21, 2014   -   By Elaynn

There are a lot of herbs that I have found in my research that pregnant women would do well to stay away from during the entire nine months of pregnancy. In this blog, I will list the herbs  that affect hormone  levels AUTUMN CROCUS birth defects...

The Magic Draw of the Barbeque

Blog: Marshfield Farmers' Market   -   Monday July 21, 2014   -   By Lorrie

As one reflects back on summer after summer of great family outings, beach evenings, and neighborhood gatherings one item tends to infiltrate the internal film festival of memories.   It is such a strong aspect of our culture you can even smell it...

HERBS THAT ARE JUST NOT SAFE TO USE AS MEDICINE. ...

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -   By Elaynn

    SENNA ( Cassia angustifolia ) SENNA Senna alexandrina other names: Aden senna, Cassia acutifolia, Cassia augustifolia, Cassia senna, Cassia marilandica Mecca senna, nubian senna, and tinnevally senna, wild senna, locust...

HERBS THAT JUST ARE NOT SAFE TO USE AS MEDICINE. T...

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -   By Elaynn

  POKEWEED   Scientific Name(s):   Phytolacca americana   L. Family: Phytolaccaceae Common Name(s):   American nightshade , cancer jalap , cancer root , chongras  coakum , ...

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HERBS THAT JUST ARE NOT SAFE TO USE PART TWO

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -   By Elaynn

THIS IS PART TWO OF HERBS THAT JUST ARE NOT SAFE TO USE   DAMINANA  Turnea diffusa of the Turneracea family a/k/a de la pastora, Mexican damiana, old woman’s broom Used for: colic, to stop bed wetting, bring on...

HERBS THAT ARE JUST NOT SAFE TO USE AS MEDICINE

Blog: Medicine Woman   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -   By Elaynn

THIS IS PART ONE   of  HERBS THAT JUST ARE NOT SAFE TO USE   At present, herbal products can be sold without requiring studies on their safety or effectiveness.  It is up to the individual to decide for themselves...

What's at the July 21, 2014 Tonopah Farmers Market

Blog: Tonopah Farmers Market   -   Friday July 18, 2014   -   By Mary

Featured “Locally-Grown Heroes”: Each week we will give a shout out to businesses who have supported the TFM financially or with donated services.  We could not have the TFM without their support. This Week …   ·...

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