|Posted by [email protected] on February 23, 2013 at 1:55 AM||comments (0)|
Friday !!! Wow rain...Well I want to thank everyone that came out last night to the Wellness Center in Navarre ...I had a great time and was happy to so many show up had some great questions and love to see so many people interested in growing there own food and there nutritional health. sorry to all the folks that had to sit on the floor when we ran out of seats ...well it being Friday you should be thinking about coming for our class tomorrow. It looks like rain so we will have the class inside .I will cover seeds all you want to know about where to get them when to plant them and how.We will also look at direct sow [V] tray starting them and watering them. [that starts at 10:00 ] the afternoon class [1:00]will cover a beginners guide to Aromatherapy . Don't let the rain stop you from learning something new...I hope to see many of you new and old friends this weekend...
|Posted by [email protected] on February 12, 2013 at 7:35 AM||comments (0)|
More rain !!! That makes for good planting weather . We are getting close to planting time for direct sowing so you should be ready ...If you have not prepared you still have a little time .Come visit and we'll show you how .This month is Herbs and Aromatherapy month we will be doing classes to get you acquainted with the use of herbs and oils in the home and garden ..We teach a holistic approach to gardening healthcare and stress reduction All of these things fit well together and compliment each other .You can learn to use these things to create a happier and heather life style .If you are looking for a change in you over all well being and health join us for a journey in to the past to a way of life that is simpler, healthier and way more productive . Come visit the farm and see all the things you can do even on a small level to make your self and family more sustainable as well as healthier....We are on the doorstep of spring and there is no better to make changes in your lifestyle ..So let's do it .......
|Posted by [email protected] on February 6, 2013 at 6:20 AM||comments (1)|
Ok folks it's getting close to time to be ready for planting only a couple of more weeks before it's to late .You should have a plan in place by now and preparing for planting .I will be doing an overview Saturday at 10:00 and will also cover soil and water systems to help get you started ..Come learn to grow 30% of your food .That's our goal to teach everyone to grow 30% of there food This will not only save you money but ensure that you have healthy food to eat .Learning to grow your own food takes time and you gain more experience every year. So if you start now over the next few years you will become proficient at it .When healthy local fresh fruit and veggies are not available. You will be growing your own..Due to new regulations and laws more and more farms will stop selling to the public and all you will be able to buy is industrial grown chemically treated produce . Don't depend on others for your food grow it your self and be sure it's safe and free of chemicals ...
|Posted by [email protected] on January 30, 2013 at 9:25 AM||comments (0)|
Man it's windy !!! Hopefully today won't be a rain day I need to get a lot done out side...We have Aromatherapy class this morning at 10:00 and I still have some transplanting to do ...i'm still working on the blueberries too.Just in case you didn't know we still have some vendor space for the OUTLAW FARMERS MARKET starting in April come join the fun.....This Saturday's class will cover soil ,nutrients fertilizer and the most important aspect of transplanting keeping you plants alive.....This will be our longest Q&A too. If time allows I will touch on flower and herb borders to keep pests out of the garden.. Hope to see you then If you need one on one time in the garden call and set up a time..
|Posted by [email protected] on January 23, 2013 at 5:35 PM||comments (0)|
Hey it's Wen. and you know what that means ? [If you do tell me because I'm not sure] A rough day yesterday hopefully today is better.. I did get some things done ,more bushes cleaned up ect. We are still needing volunteers to help out with planting prep as well as trail clean up.. I am also thinking of putting together a planing group for this years events,They are getting bigger and hard for one person to do ...Let me know if you are interested.Our kick off event will be in April . Also keep and eye out for the farmers work out it will be a once a week work out learn about food,nutrition,exercise and toning all while working in you garden. Oh don't forget the gardening class on Sat . We will cover how to care for your plants once you get them started and will touch on water systems ..It should be great weather..
|Posted by [email protected] on January 8, 2013 at 9:20 AM||comments (0)|
Ok it's early I'm waiting for the sun to come up so I can get started ....This will be a do everything day ...lot's to get straitened out on the farm that did not get done over the holidays ....This Saturday we are having a class on "Starting your garden " This will cover all the basics to getting started as well as what you need to be doing now to be ready for spring,,,Come join us.. This month is sign up month for the CO-OP's We are limiting space this year so early is better..Get involved ...become part of the farm, join in and reap the benefits of all naturally grown food...As you have seen on the news [and the store] milk,produce and meat prices are about to go crazy [much like gas] At this point the Fox is managing the hen house... Avoid this and grow your own or join the CO-OP and know you will have access to healthy food this coming year...Come visit and learn something new...
|Posted by [email protected] on January 4, 2013 at 11:15 AM||comments (0)|
I think I have found a way to solve a fox problem,You can buy McDonald's for the fox and feed them every day for about a week then they will be so fat bloated and tired they won't be able to catch your chickens ....An unhealthy fox is easy to out smart even a chicken can do it.. [this translates to humans as well] Hey it's lunch time !! And it's cold out side .Well got a little done this morning . Nice to sit next to the fire and warm up haven't herd from anyone that want's to volunteer...next week should be a little warmer they say it will be good weather to get in a work out [cutting brush] the farm is a great place to spend a morning always something going on and lot's to do come join us !!! Here is a link to a video of the farm: http://www.youtube.com/user/outdoorgulfcoast?feature=plcp
|Posted by [email protected] on January 3, 2013 at 9:40 AM||comments (0)|
It's just another day on the farm..I am now looking for volunteers for next week to help with cutting brush under the grape vines and blueberry bushes [it's that time of year] come spend a productive day in the country ...This month also kicks off a fund raiser for the rescues [in other words we need more $ for feed ] I challenge everyone that has visited the farm and enjoyed there visit to donate 5.00 to the rescue fund...Go to the web site "click " on DONATE then "click" the Pay Pal donate button at he top of the page .It's that easy ... now on to other stuff we are getting ready for the start of the gardening class season if you are serious about having a garden growing more of your own food eating healthy and being more sustainable this year make plans to attended one or more of the classes....This is your opportunity be part of a new world of food sustainability and also control the chemical's in your food. Come join us ..you just might learn something new...
|Posted by [email protected] on December 30, 2012 at 8:10 AM||comments (0)|
. If you are looking for something to do to day ...Come visit and you can help with chores and clean up... we also will have an informational discussion at 11:00 on winter basics what you should be doing now to prepare for spring gardening . The way things look right now we will have some problems getting fresh produce and dairy from stores this spring and summer be ready and grow your own ... For thous of you who are not familiar with the farm We have reduced our growing to be able to teach everyone that want's to learn how to grow 30% of there food all naturally With all the problems we as a country are having with food production in the US you will need to be able to grow your own if you want to eat healthy food that isn't tainted with chemicals and been genetically modified .You can also save some money because prices are set to rise very quickly due to new regulation . Come see all we do and teach here at the farm....
|Posted by [email protected] on December 25, 2012 at 6:55 AM||comments (0)|
The sun will be up soon and a new begins. We don't have a lot going on this weekend ,We will be doing tours and have information about the farm and growing your own garden. After the first of the year we will start new classes for spring growing season [watch the web site] Come out and learn how to grow and produce 30% of your own food .With the coming year more regulations will take effect that will limit what you will be able to buy at stores , Be prepared and ready to grow your own .Come join the us for a great spring season and learn something new as well .You can also join the OUTLAW FARMERS CO-OP to have food available that you are not able to grow..I hope everyone has a MARRY CHRISTMAS ..Stay warm..