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The Berry Best

When I spoke with Carol Harroun about visiting Blue Acres I thought I would have to be persuasive; many farmers feel their land does not look at its best in the fall after harvest. ¬†Carol, on the other hand, was … Continue reading

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A Dream Becomes Reality

Lori Rutledge woke up one morning and told her husband Steve that they would find land for their farm that would be surrounded by mountains. Steve was teaching classics at the University of Maryland and any farmland near there certainly … Continue reading

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Diversification Makes Cents

Although her parents had long moved away, on a drive to check out her old childhood home on the ridge above Newberg, Ranee Solmonsson passed a parcel of land that was for sale. It turned out to be 9 acres … Continue reading

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Oh no…not again!

Fresh farm food delivered right to my door! How much easier can it be? But I forgot to order again! Feeling rather old and forgetful, I stopped what I was doing and programmed my phone to remind me every Wednesday … Continue reading

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Eat the Farmacy to Avoid Shopping the Pharmacy

Winter is coming. The rains have started and the sun hides more of the time. The rainbows, on the other hand, are spectacular. Were you sick at all last winter? Did you get a cold or the flu? Did you … Continue reading

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Cherries!! WE have Cherries!!

. Dolce Farm and Orhards has sweet lapin and pie/tart omntmorency cherries available. Dolce Farm and Orchards – Our chickens are truly free range and have acres of grassy pastures to forage in. They are¬†using natural methods. Our sheep are … Continue reading

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