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Posted 3/27/2012 4:44pm by Heather Skorinko.

On Saturday, April 21, 2012 we will be holding a Greenhouse Openhouse from noon-4pm.  Come see our greenhouse operation and check out the High Mowing Organic Seeds and other products at our farm stand.  At 4pm we will be showing the movie "Vanishing of the Bees".  Come join us!

Posted 3/11/2012 8:26pm by Heather Skorinko.
Spring is in the air.  I am slowly getting the farm stand ready.  We already have High Mowing Organic Seeds in and ready for sale.  Jack's Classic Fertilzers (a local company), Classic and Petunia are available and Grandy Oats Granola should be in any day now.  We will be closed this weekend for personal reasons.
Posted 2/7/2012 2:29pm by Heather Skorinko.

We were a bit late, but the sheep are finally lambing and the goats kidding.  We are busy getting ready for spring, starting plants, etc.  Our seeds from High Mowing Organic should be available soon.

Posted 11/8/2011 10:40pm by Heather Skorinko.

The 2008 Farm Bill required the Congress to issue rules addressing anti-competitive trade practices in the livestock and poultry industries.  The proposed Fair Farm Rules (GIPSA) have yet to be finalized and implemented due to the opposition of corporate agribusinesses.  On Thursday, November 3rd there was a rally at Lehigh University and one in Philadelphia in an attempt to bring attention to this issue.  I attended the rally in Philadelphia and also hoped to speak with Sen. Casey.  He did not attend the meeting so we had to speak to his representatives.  As a small livestock farmer I felt it was important to have my voice heard and was glad to have the experience.  If you support small farms, contact Sen. Casey's office and urge him to back the implementation of GIPSA.

Posted 10/31/2011 8:07pm by Heather Skorinko.

We were very fortunate with these past few storms.  We have not lost power and had minimal damage.  What a way to end the season.  Effective November 1st, we will be open only on the weekends.

Posted 10/8/2011 10:29pm by Heather Skorinko.

Yes, we are still picking sweet corn and it tastes Great!  We do have some pumpkins and apples.  Don't forget corn stalks and straw for your fall decorating.

Posted 9/23/2011 9:05pm by Heather Skorinko.

Don't forget this Sunday, Sept. 25th, is the Greater Lehigh Valley BFBL Taste of the Valley.  Check it out on the BFBL website.  This year there are two regular seatings, the VIP seating, and guest judges.  Great way to end September's Buy Fresh Challenge.

Posted 9/12/2011 7:55pm by Heather Skorinko.

Just a reminder this Saturday, Sept. 17th we are presenting "What's Orgainc About Organinc" here at the farm.  The time is 7-9pm.  Admission is a finger food from local ingredients to share and bring your own chair.  We will be indoors so it is rain or shine!

Posted 8/31/2011 3:03pm by Heather Skorinko.

They are slow, but the tomatoes are coming in.  We have red, yello, pink, cherry, and sauce types.  The heirlooms are not doing as well.  Hot peppers are turning color, including the ghost peppers.

Posted 8/28/2011 3:33pm by Heather Skorinko.

Well, we survived.  Thank you to my customers for understanding why we closed for the day.  We lost branches and a tree fell across the road, so driving conditions weren't the best.  I must admit, tho, I don't understand people.  The downed tree is(was) laying across active (hot) power lines and despite cones blocking the way, people drove UNDERNEATH rather than detour.  Well, we are safe and still have our electric.

2018 SeasonJune 2nd, 2018

Everything is off to a slow start through out the agricultural industry in PA.  We are no different but with the warm weather we will catch up quickly.  We should have some strawberries soon

Local HoneyApril 12th, 2018

Mr Monjack, our local source for honey, has retired.  We have searching for a new local source and have located one.  We should have local honey this weekend. Heather

Ah-Ha! Arts Management Mother's Day Sale on 5/6/2018April 10th, 2018

We will be at the Ah-Ha! Arts Management Mother's Day Pop up shop.  It will run May 5 & 6, 2018 at the Macungie Memorial Hall, 50 Poplar St., Macungie, PA.  The hours will be 10am-5pm.