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March 20, 2009

Japanese Maples for Spring!

Rainbow Mountain Farms debuts at the Saturday market with small Japanese maples. The multi-generational Clifford family fosters a connection to the land by growing these beautiful, unique trees.

May 09, 2008

Flower Power

Even if we don’t eat them, the effects of conventional flower growing on farm workers, florists, and the Earth can be huge. Here are some good alternatives.

December 02, 2004

Wintertime on the Farm: Orchards (Part 1 of 3)

Wintertime in the orchard doesn’t mean break time. The vital work of pruning, grafting, and feeding fruit trees continues throughout the cold months. Meanwhile, citrus growers must protect their harvest from frost.


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