Category Archives: Farms and Gardens

Well, it’s finally time – I got my radishes, carrots, lettuces and greens, onions, peas, beets, kohlrabi and probably some other things in about three weeks ago and they are sprouting like…

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This morning we finished seeding onions and leeks in our greenhouse, the first starts of our spring planting in preparation for the farm season to come. John already planted and covered Walla…

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By Lynne Eppel
My egg and fruit CSA pick-up today from Grant Farm 

Still peaches:
Bless Grant Farm and every local farmer and producer out there for bringing us such hard-won pleasure!…

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By Kayann Short
Finally, a cool down. After the hottest August in the last 140 years with temperatures in the high 90s for over three weeks, I walked outside at 6:30 yesterday…

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Recently, I was given a “Bitty Local Farm Box” from Door to Door Organics and I was excited to try it.  I especially appreciate the fact that all the food grown…

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It’s refreshing to meet people who are so passionate about growing food and sharing their knowledge about growing with others as well.  Mechelle and Ryan Bertollini are definitely those kind of people,…

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This past Sunday, Colorado Farm & Art Market had a Season Kickoff Party at the Margarita at Pine Creek.  It was fantastic to see a lot of people celebrating the upcoming market…

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Local farmer featured in award winning film “What’s Organic about Organic” showing throughout Colorado in April
Grant Family Farms teams up with New York-film maker, Shelley Rogers, to bring What’s Organic about…

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 Please welcome a new pair of farmers to the front range of Colorado. We began growing produce together in 2008, on a couple of small garden plots in Boulder. This is our…

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Meeting farmers is one of my favorite things to do, I don’t mind traveling a bit to get to them.  I also love when they are new farmers! Very recently, I…

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Now that the New Year is upon us, I figured it was about time I wrote about a visit to a fantastic urban farming project in Denver.

Back in September I…

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I always like to bring groups on our Market tours to the Hazel Dell Mushroom stand to meet my friend Chad and to marvel at the most beautiful mushrooms most people have…

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Duckfest 2010 - East Coast Edition

The Organic Dish Chef of the Month for November is Neal Foley of Kitchen Gardens Network.  The Kitchen Garden Network provides information on the world of food matters. Through blogs, photos, podcasts, videos,…

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New Leaf Gardens is a half acre urban “farm” located in the Sherrelwood neighborhood in Denver.  It mainly operated by Alan Wartes and his wife Issa, with help from their adult…

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Harlan Wolfe Ranch is a community demonstration garden which is part of Pikes Peak Urban Gardens in Colorado Springs.  There are also plots of raised beds that are used to grow…

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