Author: Ben Shute

Fall Harvest Party– Saturday October 18th

Come one come all to the annual Hearty Roots Farm Fall Harvest Party! Saturday October 18th, from 2pm – 6pm, at 433 West Kerley Corners Road in Tivoli, NY. Bring a dish to share for the pot-luck, also please bring

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Farm Notes by Miriam

Hello Folks, Feels like fall and we are busy planting our cover crops. Every year I look forward to feeding the soil after harvesting from it all season. This year we have experimented with buckwheat as a quick summer smother

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Farm Notes, by Dana Gentile, Greenwood Heights CSA Member

Living in the city I am removed from seeing how my food is grown and raised. With restaurants on every block I found myself not even making my own meals on a daily basis. I helped organize the Greenwood Heights

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Farm Notes by KayCee

At this point of the year, it is hard to imagine the season without tomatoes, peppers, zucchini, and the other bounties of the season. But alas, fall will come, frost will kill the plants, and winter will be upon us.

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Farm Notes by Miriam

Hello Folks, Talk this time of year tends towards the tomato. From expressing adoration for those lovely red orbs to cursing the blights that befall the plants, this solanaceous super star gets a lot of attention in August. For all

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Farm Notes by Benjamin

Small sustainable farmers are all over the media lately. A few years back, Hearty Roots might have been in an occasional story in our local paper or a food related magazine. These days, we have literally been inundated with requests

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Farm Notes by Tracy

We work hard here at Hearty Roots. Seven days a week, at least one of us is at the farm. Some days just watering, other days planting, weeding, tilling, keeping away the groundhogs, and harvesting. Perhaps the produce itself tells

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Garlic Harvest Party!

The annual Garlic Harvest Party is this weekend at Hearty Roots Community Farm! Saturday, July 19th, 11am – 5pm Find us at our Pitcher Lane field, 227 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook, NY 12583 We’ll provide water and some snacks, feel

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Farm Notes

by Danny This last week on the farm has been a busy one. We have been doing a lot of cultivating. Recently we bought a one row and a two row cultivator for our electric cultivating tractor, an ACG (Allis

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Onion Planting Party 2008

Every year to kick off the season, we invite you all to join us transplanting onion seedlings. This year’s Onion Planting Party will be held Saturday, May 10th from 11am – 5pm at Hearty Roots Farm in Tivoli, NY (or

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