Archive for March, 2011

Cabbage: From Seed to Table

Watch green cabbage grow with me! I planted some of our first seeds on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2011. The seeds germinated over the weekend and when I returned on Monday I found a forest of sprouts. I repositioned them under the lights, gave them a drink, and one more day to grow before ...

Digging the Well & Starting Seeds During the Ides of March

After a long and very snowy winter the earth below emerged and everywhere brown fields started to turn green! On March 21, Farmer Kevin O’Dwyer of Langwater Farm tilled the field to prep the area for spring plantings which will commence in April.   The danger of heavy frost will linger for another month (as demonstrated ...

Welcome to The Farm at Stonehill!

03.16.2011 · Posted in Welcome

The Farm at Stonehill is an initiative of The Mission Division at Stonehill College and is being created to enrich students’ academic endeavors and provide them with the opportunity to actively engage in social justice issues pertaining to food in neighboring communities. Please visit this blog regularly to watch us grow and learn about volunteer ...