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CRAFT Farm Tour - April 8, 2017 Thatchmore Farm - Season Extension & Alternative Energy Tom Elmore, a long-time OGS master farmer, invited us to his farm for the first CRAFT tour of the 2017 season. The theme, focusing on Season Extension & Alternative Energy...read more
We asked CRAFT members to bring their thoughts on their favorite sources of farming information, and be able to provide insight on how they put that information to use. Most participants had read The Lean Farm, which was the focal point of the discussion.
Vanessa had suggested this be a ‘farmer book club’, largely centered around the book The Lean Farm.read more
The Greeks have a term for “the right and opportune moment.” Kairos is that place on the precipice of change from which, if we so choose, old assumptions give way to a deeper, more authentic worldview.read more
Organic Growers School’s annual Spring Conference is our biggest event of the year. It happens each March, and in 2017, we celebrated our 24th event. Our largest event to date, we were thrilled with the class line-up, the attendance, the keynotes, and even the...read more