Gardening · Homesteading

Building My Dream Strawberry Bed

When we lived in a suburban setting I long fantasized about having the space to have my dream alpine strawberry bed. This year it occurred to me it was the perfect thing to put in near the fruit orchard, where it wasn't feasible to put in "normal" crops due to being so near the well… Continue reading Building My Dream Strawberry Bed

Gardening · Homesteading · Markets

Second Year Strawberry Plants

This month we brought in the second year alpine strawberry plants into the greenhouse, as I was concerned about the potential cold. It was a wise move I feel. Normally we let our plants winter over outside - short freezes are fine, and build hardier plants. However.....extended ones can be hard on plants sitting in… Continue reading Second Year Strawberry Plants

Markets

Limited Summer Run For 2018 Strawberry Plants

With moving our farm, and learning the new micro-climate, we were not sure if we'd have our heritage strawberry plants for sale in 2018. However, the answer is yes, we do! Our plants are ready for sale, and ready to be planted into your garden. They are just starting to put on the first flowers,… Continue reading Limited Summer Run For 2018 Strawberry Plants

Markets

Farm Store Debut This Weekend

Never Free Farm's store will be having its debut this weekend at the Harvest Festival, which is hosted by Greenplay Cooperative, as its yearly fundraiser. Our two youngest boys attended the nature school, so it is something that is special for us! We will have our new product line, and also a number of our… Continue reading Farm Store Debut This Weekend