Farmers Speak Video Series from Clif Bar

Recently, Clif Bar & Company launched a short video series, Farmers Speak, to give voices to the story of organic food and to be a catalyst for a more organic future.  This inaugural video, below, tells the story of organic through the eyes of Brian Krumm, a...

CRAFT TOUR: Bluebird Farm

Bluebird Farm 3-Season Homemade Haygroves September 14, 2014 It was a beautiful day for our September CRAFT tour at Bluebird Farm in Morganton, NC. Three Season High Tunnels in the form of homemade Haygroves was our topic of choice for the day. Marie Williamson and...

Grant Award from Clif Bar Family Foundation

Organic Growers School (OGS) is pleased to announce the receipt of a $6,000 grant from the Clif Bar Family Foundation to support the work of our Farm Pathways program. Farm Pathways is a comprehensive whole farm business-planning curriculum to be built into the...

Ask Tom: Tomatoes for Winter

Dear Tom, You sell a lot of tomatoes. How do you can them when so much is going on in the middle of the season? Paul in Pawpaw Dear Paul – I will leave to Extension the details of the canning process but I will be glad to share a few ideas that help us save some time...

Women Grow

150 years ago 90% of the population farmed. The same industrial revolution that promised to “liberate” us from rural life and physical toil has created more problems than it has solved. Chemically-based methods, factory-farming, and GMO’s are compromising our health...