Farm Frederick’s First Volunteer Day This Saturday

This Saturday, at 10:30am, Farm Frederick, along with a handful of enthusiastic volunteers from the Frederick and Carver Communities are stepping out into the Carver Community Garden for the first time this season to do … [Read more...]

Eat The Ground You Walk On

LET'S TALK MARYLAND NATIVE EDIBLE PLANTS So, recently I'm becoming more and more fascinated with the fact that there is food growing all around us, all the time. If you just walk through Frederick … [Read more...]

Big Things Are Happening For Farm Frederick

A LOT HAS HAPPENED SINCE MY LAST BLOG POST: 1. I moved back to Frederick with my family about a week and a half ago. We were living in Baltimore for the better part of two and a half years and it was … [Read more...]

“Growing Cities” Screening at the Delaplaine

There's a new documentary out right now that highlights the urban farming explosion that's currently sweeping across the US. It's called "Growing Cities" and it's getting a lot of press. Along with the help of my friend … [Read more...]

Simple Life Lessons Learned Through Gardening

I love to garden... it's my happy place. I've never felt better and more at peace than when my hands are covered in soil, my boots are filthy and I'm rearranging and tending to my garden. It's a wonderful thing. But … [Read more...]

4 things I’ve learned while starting a business

Starting a business is, no doubt, a challenging endeavor and there's always more to it than a person thinks there's going to be. Normally it starts with a flash of inspiration. Something that clicks inside of you and … [Read more...]

Direct Seeding and Transplanting in Early Spring

Today is a beautiful, sunny day... at last! It's also March 20th, which means it's time to get some seeds in the ground. I've attached a video blog entry below to show you some of my techniques for starting your … [Read more...]

Growing During The Winter Months (Part 2)

In my last blog post, I described how easy it can be to grow sprouts in the comfort of your own home during the cold winter months. Aside from sprouts, another very easy thing to grow indoors during the winter are … [Read more...]