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Tillage and Standard Operating Procedures

June 18th, 2019 | Posted by miker in References - (Comments Off on Tillage and Standard Operating Procedures)

The Photo above is included in our Standard Operating Procedures – Album, at our Flickr Page North Slope Farm. The Album includes photos of all the tillage and methods of working the soil, to grow our crops. More specific information about Favorable Furrows can be found by following this link.

Soil Carbon Restoration, by Jack Kittredge

June 18th, 2019 | Posted by miker in References - (Comments Off on Soil Carbon Restoration, by Jack Kittredge)

The White Paper – “Soil Carbon Restoration, Can Biology Do the Job”, by Jack Kittredge, NOFA-Mass, 2015, is an excellent introduction to the topic of Carbon in our Climate, and the Potential to foster the power of Soil to Capture the Greenhouse Gas. Click on the Title above to Link to the NOFA-Mass website (scroll … Read more

Bio-Intensive and Bio-Extensive Comparison

June 18th, 2019 | Posted by miker in References - (Comments Off on Bio-Intensive and Bio-Extensive Comparison)

The Current NSF practice for Planting, following the principal of the Bio-Extensive System, is the use of Favorable Furrows, including cultivation and inter cropping of clover cover crops to follow the Cash Crop. The Clover would then be allowed a year of growth.

Basic Information About Soil

June 16th, 2019 | Posted by miker in References - (Comments Off on Basic Information About Soil)

Field Tour – Sat June 22, 6pm

June 10th, 2019 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Field Tour – Sat June 22, 6pm)

Field Tour – Sat June 22, 2019, 6pm Farmers, Landowners, Agricultural Professionals, and the caring public are all invited to join the discussions – How do we prepare the Soil for Planting Crops, while fostering the Health and Future of the Soil? Responsible management of Agricultural Production, starts with assessing the Soil Conditions, Developing Strategies … Read more

Summer Solstice Celebration – 2019

June 10th, 2019 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Summer Solstice Celebration – 2019)

Summer Solstice Gathering and Celebration¬† -2019 Saturday June 22 – we welcome you to join us to Celebrate one of the Most significant moments on Earth – the Longest Day of the Year! Come at 6 pm and join our Field Tour and discussion about Tillage strategies and Soil Health, then at 8 pm, we’ll … Read more

Conservation Innovation Grant

May 19th, 2019 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Conservation Innovation Grant)

Conservation Innovation Grant – Soil Health Monitoring, Reduced Tillage Techniques and Farm Tours. NOFA Massachusetts, NOFA Connecticut and NOFA New Jersey each have three farms participating in a three year grant, studying soil health, carbon sequestration and Reduced Tillage Practices. To learn more about the Grant, check of NOFAMass.org, Specifically; https://www.nofamass.org/programs/nofa-conservation-innovation-grant-nrcs-project North Slope Farm, Morganics … 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

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