It’s time for our annual Open House & the celebration Farms for City Kids 25th Anniversary! Apple picking, cider press, free raffle baskets, BBQ, wagon rides, kids games, primitive fire starting demonstration, meet the animals, face painting, crafts, and much more! Rain or shine. Apples, Cheese & Maple products for sample & sale. No admission
“In every walk in Nature one receives more than he seeks.” ~ John Muir
“This was one of those perfect New England days in late summer where the spirit of autumn takes a first stealing flight, like a spy, through the ripening country-side, and, with feigned sympathy for those who droop with August heat, puts her cool cloak of bracing air about leaf and flower and human shoulders.” ~Sarah
“Go out, go out I beg of you And taste the beauty of the wild. Behold the miracle of the earth With all the wonder of a child.” ~Edna Jaques Edna is loved by many, many students. She was delivered to us on September 7, 2016. She has been growing up on the farm,
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows. ~John Betjeman It was another week full of magic & adventure!
While we try to teach our children all about life, Our children teach us what life is all about. ~Angela Schwindt
“The greatest gift of the garden is the restoration of the five senses.” ~Hanna Rion The gentle hum of bees… The shockingly vibrant colors of berries, branch and blooms… The smell of the earth, the flowers & herbs… The feeling of the sun on your skin, the softness of petals, and the tenderness of
What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness. ~John Steinbeck Many thanks to Molly for capturing the raw beauty of this farm, in every season. And, thank You for checking in!
This week, the students worked on planting our 3 sisters garden, which incorporates Corn, beans & squash. The calf pads were cleaned & our calves were very well cared for. The ladies were able to visit the Cheese makers in the make-room, before helping to age those beautiful Spring Brook Farm cheeses. And everyone tried