Blog Archive for February 2013

13 February, 2013 - by Sile Post, Walden North Farm

Winter Growing: Vermont’s “Invincible Summer”

Snow squalls swirl round the windows, while shrill winds shake the barn cupola from where I write here on Walden North Farm in Vermont. Much of New England this weekend is wrapped in blizzards of snow “whirling wild without” (to borrow Thoreau’s words). The endless landscapes of white that weather experts are calling “epic,” is for us Vermonters, —simply another winter’s day. 

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1 February, 2013 - by Mari Omland, Green Mountain Girls Farm

Concerts, Cooking Classes, and our Hunger to Connect

“Blown away!” We weren’t talking about the wind. We were neighbors from Northfield, journalists from Montpelier and guests from Connecticut, basking in the glow of the barn, music and community. Mary Bonhang and Evan Premo and the talented colleagues they assemble for Scrag Mountain Music concerts seem to have a blast playing in our barn. 

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