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Ecology and Farming is a constant Balance

June 21st, 2018 | Posted by miker in Musings from the Field - (Comments Off on Ecology and Farming is a constant Balance)

Ecology and Farming is a constant balance. Notes from the Field: Task: Maintain low production hay field, by mowing. Objective; to control against invasive species, encourage “cut and regrow” species ( like clover ), and avoid rank, overgrown conditions that require heavier equipment than we have. First step is to mow at least two passes … Read more

FarmStand at NorthSlopeFarm 2019

June 21st, 2018 | Posted by miker in FarmStand - (Comments Off on FarmStand at NorthSlopeFarm 2019)

Our Farmstand, with our Organic Produce, on Route 579, equidistant from Lambertville, Hopewell and Pennington, NJ.  10 miles from Flemington, 16 miles from Trenton. Closed for the Season..  Special Orders can sometimes be accommodated..  Eggs, Salad Mix, and current crops can be ordered by Wednesday, for (selfService) pick up Sat-Mon.  See post below about “Special … Read more

Spending a Day with Nettle, with Pat Chichon, at North Slope Farm

March 14th, 2018 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Spending a Day with Nettle, with Pat Chichon, at North Slope Farm)

Spending a Day with Nettle                      Please join us at North Slope Farm for an afternoon with Nettle. This luscious plant, often feared and avoided, has everything you could wish in an herb and we as advocates, want you to get to know her and her nourishing, funny, crazy sides. We will hang out … Read more

Favorable Furrow at North Slope Farm

February 27th, 2018 | Posted by miker in Planting - (Comments Off on Favorable Furrow at North Slope Farm)

Favorable Furrows at North Slope Farm.. An ecological focus directs us to be conscious of Life around us.  As a Farmer, you learn about the irony of constantly battling nature, to yield a profitable crop…To read more about Todd Haldeman’s experience with Favorable Furrows – Click Here. Discussion, Observation and Investigation has popularized the awareness … Read more

Winter Solstice 2017

January 12th, 2018 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Winter Solstice 2017)

SUN LOVERS – CELEBRATE Our Annual Global Communion Approaches – Winter Solstice joins us all, in the moment when the extreme of Darkness, in the Northern Hemisphere, is reached, and the return of longer periods of light returns.  The opposite is true in the Southern Hemisphere, but equally, it is the extreme, being reached, and … Read more

Partnering with NOFA-NJ, The JourneyPerson Program…

November 13th, 2017 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Partnering with NOFA-NJ, The JourneyPerson Program…)

Event: Monday, November 20, 6 pm. Partnering with NOFA-NJ, North Slope Farm invites interested parties, to The JourneyPerson Program.  NOFA-NJ, among others, Has and continues to support the interests of Organic Farming in NJ. NorthSlopeFarm has great spaces to Gather, and a commitment to the Future… Together, NOFA-NJ and NorthSlopeFarm, hope to foster, and encourage, … Read more

Agua 2012-2017

November 13th, 2017 | Posted by miker in Musings from the Field - (Comments Off on Agua 2012-2017)

Agua 2012 – 2017 Farmcat, trainer of Pups and a true friend..

Classes at the FarmHouse, At NorthSlopeFarm

November 10th, 2017 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Classes at the FarmHouse, At NorthSlopeFarm)

 — Classes at The FarmHouse, at North Slope Farm — 1701 Linvale-Harbourton Rd, West Amwell, NJ 08530 Check our Calendar Page (above) for Scheduled Classes, Or the Events and Workshops Category (on side bar) for more details! The FarmHouse, at North Slope Farm, is a great setting to gather, learn and share. Participants in our … Read more

Wild Fitness Trail Temporarily Closed

September 28th, 2017 | Posted by miker in Wild Fitness - (Comments Off on Wild Fitness Trail Temporarily Closed)

It is especially important during these challenging times that we all stay active and feed our bodies nutritious foods. We are working hard to continue providing safe, local, organically grown foods to our valued community members.  For Info. on how to purchase our produce text: 6096479769 Unfortunately our trail will be closed until we feel … Read more

Special Ordering Details

September 26th, 2017 | Posted by miker in FarmStand - (Comments Off on Special Ordering Details)

Now at North Slope Farm Organic Produce and More – Special Ordering Option… As our community adapts to life during this time, we want you to be able to access our products, at your convenience.. Farm Stand, located at 1701 Linvale-Harbourton Rd, 08530 can be your convenient Pick-up location for special orders, placed by Wednesday … Read more

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