Swarm Season!

Swarm Season!

I was doing some things outside the barn the other day when I heard a very loud humming sound, and looked up to see a dark mass hovering over our bee hive boxes. I’d seen this before and knew what to do. Quick action was needed. Luckily I had my phone with me. “Joe,...
Venturing Into the World of Indigo

Venturing Into the World of Indigo

This time last year we were honored to welcome Graham Keegan (@yesgraham) and his crew to our farm as they made their way from Los Angeles to Vermont, educating communities along their route about the magic of the indigo plant. As the DC area stop on the 2019 Indigo...
Wisdom from the Wild with Doniga Markegard

Wisdom from the Wild with Doniga Markegard

Welcome to The Good Dirt, Episode 8! In this episode, we’re talking to writer, wildlife tracker and regenerative rancher, Doniga Markegard. She’s the author of Dawn Again, a beautiful memoir spanning  her journey from an unsettled teenager who found her path in a...
DIY Fabric Face Mask

DIY Fabric Face Mask

It feels patriotic, it feels important, it feels necessary. While we aren’t set up to jump into production on a bunch of masks (though many slow fashion brands are – check them out!) we’re so happy to offer you a DIY face mask tutorial and...
Lady Farmer Spring Playlist

Lady Farmer Spring Playlist

Spring is here! Before we were being socially distant, we went to see the new “Emma.” in theatres, and it was nothing but a delight. As a long-time Jane Austen fan, and of course always partial to this particular story as I share the name, there was nothing better...