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Equipment, Education and Services Cost Sharing Available – NorthJersey RC&D – April 15 deadline.

March 19th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on Equipment, Education and Services Cost Sharing Available – NorthJersey RC&D – April 15 deadline.)

Now is the time to Apply for Cost Sharing – from 50 % for new Equipment to 90 % for fencing to protect waterways, as well as cost sharing for Education, cover crop seed and soil testing. While you might not want to spend money on equipment or fencing, it is always worth exploring the … Read more

New Farm Ventures

March 3rd, 2021 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs | Events and Workshops | References - (Comments Off on New Farm Ventures)

To get prepared, to Start and Maintain a Farm.. Look: Find similar examples of what you want to do.. Listen: Be honest about the challenges of which you hear.. Feel: Your Work Experience will become your greatest Asset.. But don’t be afraid to change course, and adjust your expectations. The first 5 years are probably … Read more

Prepping for the Farmers Market, in the Year of Covid-19

May 15th, 2020 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs | Musings from the Field - (Comments Off on Prepping for the Farmers Market, in the Year of Covid-19)

This Friday, my partner Colleen, and our friend Tami, and I, harvested a lot; hardy greens, Kales, Napa, Collards, Spinach and some Swiss Chard. Yesterday I had harvested Arugula and Micro Greens. We also had a stash of Radishes from a previous harvest. I am very particular about the Produce rinsing, so that is my … Read more

NOFA-NJ Strategic Planning Review Process – 2020

April 20th, 2020 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on NOFA-NJ Strategic Planning Review Process – 2020)

Organic Open House

February 25th, 2020 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on Organic Open House)

Monthly Gatherings at Farmhouse to talk about Organic Farming in New Jersey. North Slope Farm and NOFA-NJ are hosting this event, to provide our community, a regular space, to come together. We will review Farming over the past month, check in on Journey Person Farmers Reports and Public Postings, and discuss appropriate resources and information … Read more

NOFA-NJ Winter Conference 2019

January 7th, 2019 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on NOFA-NJ Winter Conference 2019)

Organic Farming and Living in NJ NOFA-NJ Winter Conference 2019 click on Link above or search www.nofanj.org Join Great Speakers, and a Great Group of People, Collaborate, Regenerate and Celebrate!! Wide variety of Topics, Register Now!  Be there with us! Farmer Mike, from North Slope Farm, will be joining Erich Bremer, Program Administrator for NJ … Read more

Winter Solstice 2018

December 20th, 2018 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on Winter Solstice 2018)

Winter Solstice Gathering North Slope FarmHouse Friday, Dec 21, 6 pm, Pot Luck and Music A great time to be together, to share the Solar Reorientation! Friends and Family Welcome: 1701 Linvale-Harbourton Road, 08530, Extra Parking; 386 Rock Road East, first driveway from Route 579, on Rock Road East.  Bring rubber shoes, its wet out … Read more

Web Site Review –

September 26th, 2018 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on Web Site Review –)

WINTER MARKET – INDOORS! SATURDAYS – 1st and 3rd Sat., each Month! Windsor Athletic Club – 10 am – 1 pm 99 Clarksville Road, West Windsor NJ Organic Produce, and lots of great vendors – Cheese, Bread, Meats, Jams and More! Web Site Review – Some Pages may not work due to recent hacking and … Read more

Summit Farmers Market Letter to SDI, Fellow Vendors and (awesome) Customers

November 14th, 2016 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on Summit Farmers Market Letter to SDI, Fellow Vendors and (awesome) Customers)

Summit Farmers Market Letter to Summit Downtown Inc, Fellow Vendors and our Awesome Customers November 14, 2016 Mike Rassweiler – North Slope Farm NorthSlopeFarm.com Organic Produce, Flowers and Specialty Herbs Serving the Summit Downtown Farmers Market Starting in 1998 Over the last ten years North Slope Farm has run an experiential Farmer Training Program – … Read more

Consideration of Farm Worker Wages at North Slope Farm

December 2nd, 2015 | Posted by miker in Community Affairs - (Comments Off on Consideration of Farm Worker Wages at North Slope Farm)

Consideration of Farm Worker Wages – December 2, 2015 Michael Rassweiler, North Slope Farm When I began to formalize my concept of a Training Program, in 2006, the question of how much to pay a Trainee, and what costs are associated with providing Training were the hardest to resolve. I began by utilizing the NJ … Read more

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