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The Organic Growers School Blog
Your source for articles on growing and agriculture news, information about our programs and upcoming events, and tips and pointers for farmers, growers, homesteaders, and eaters of all shapes and sizes.
WNC CRAFT visits Franny’s Farm to learn more about agritourism in Western North Carolina. Practical tips and lessons learned.read more
The WNC CRAFT Network visited Bluebird Farm in Morganton, NC to learn about farrowing and year-round hog production on a small-scale family farm. Read on to learn more.read more
Lori Burra and Rich Steinhoff graduated from OGS’s Farm Beginnings® , OGS’ year-long farmer business training program, in 2016. They are the co-owners of Greenheart Gardens, a medicinal herb farm and business in Candler. This is an overview of their operations.read more
Dear Tom— Our spring was very cloudy. What can we do to compensate for low light in our greenhouse? Thanks. —Bill in Highlands Bill— A direct approach is to add lights to your greenhouse but they can cost tens of thousands of dollars for a large greenhouse....read more