Earth Day 2020

Spring is perhaps the most anticipated season in the Northeast. As winter drags on, we yearn for longer, warmer days of summer when we can go outside in t-shirts, work in our gardens, and enjoy being outside without thinking about bundling up in all our wintertime...

In times like these, we need each other.

Dear Friends and Neighbors, I sincerely hope this letter finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy as we collectively navigate the disruption, anxiety, and fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.  It is glaringly apparent that this crisis is affecting everyone, and...

Letting Go…To Let Come

written by Rachel Schneider, Co-Director, The Institute for Mindful Agriculture at Hawthorne Valley   I took a walk the other day. I saw a branch with new buds against a clear blue sky. A little further on, over the bridge and the clear flowing brook with a...

Update from Hawthorne Valley on COVID-19 Response

The Peace of Wild Things When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be, I go and lie down where the wood drake rests in his beauty on the water, and the great heron feeds. I...

Rolling Grocer 19 in Modern Farmer

Rolling Grocer 19 is profiled in the June issue of Modern Farmer magazine in a piece by Alexandra Zissu entitled, “This Farm on Wheels Provides Local, Eco-conscious Products at Every Income Level.” Read the full article.