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Organic Open House – June

June 29th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Organic Open House – June)

NOFA-NJ and NorthSlopeFarm are pleased to welcome three experts from Rutgers Cooperative Extension and the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station. Dr Andrew Wyenandt – Vegetable Pathology Joseph Ingerson-Mahar – IPM coordinator, vegetables Kristian Holmstrom – IPM Program Associate, vegetables Organic Management Practices are the guides by which farmers can develop systems and strategies on … Read more

Summer Solstice Celebration

June 29th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Summer Solstice Celebration)

Sunday June 20, 2021 At 5 pm, Farmer Mike will lead a fast paced field walk, to check out our Organic Hazelnuts, Hay Fields, Waterways, Special Projects, High Tunnel, Grain Trial Production, and Intensive Market Garden.  This will be FAST WALKING, and Brief Presentations of “what are we looking at..”  Self Paced tours encouraged, Questions … Read more

COVID POLICY AND GUIDE

June 10th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on COVID POLICY AND GUIDE)

In Person Events at North Slope Farm require that each individual be responsible to contain any Infections they may carry. WEAR A MASK IF AT RISK, and to protect others, WASH HANDS, AND DON’T TOUCH STUFF, MAINTAIN PHYSICAL DISTANCE FROM OTHERS, WHEN SHARING WITH OTHERS, use disposable napkins and paper towels to hold things, and … Read more

Organic Open House – May

May 26th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Product Information - (Comments Off on Organic Open House – May)

This months Topic is a continuation of the Three Year Soil Health Grant, initiated by NOFA Massachusetts, with participation from 9 farmers in 3 States; Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey. New Video Footage, By Kennette Productions, of this years soil monitoring, by the Project Leader, Caro Roszell, followed by comments and farming insights shared … Read more

Organic Open House – April

April 28th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Organic Open House – April)

Spring Planting requires planning and actions that start long before the Planting Date, Mike will present a quick roundup of images from NJ Organic Farms across the State. Also, Following the Spring Update, we switch topics and Delve into Growing Organic Grains in New Jersey.. There will be a video presention of Grain growing operations … Read more

Urban Agriculture in Philadelphia

March 30th, 2021 | Posted by Tara Narezo in References - (Comments Off on Urban Agriculture in Philadelphia)

Organic Open House – March

March 19th, 2021 | Posted by miker in Events and Workshops - (Comments Off on Organic Open House – March)

Urban Agriculture is a great concept – Urban is so much of our New Jersey Reality, and Agriculture is about Food, Fiber and Human Investment in Providing for Ourselves. Join Our March Organic Open House, to hear from guests, engaged in Urban Agriculture, and participate in discussion on the Topics that emerge! Allen Shelton, Zena … Read more

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

FRIDAY 5K TRAIL RUNS

January 25th, 2021 | Posted by Casey in Wild Fitness - (Comments Off on FRIDAY 5K TRAIL RUNS)

WILD RUNS ON THE FARM ARE BACK! THIS SPRING THE FITNESS TRAIL WILL REOPEN FOR OUR MONTHLY FRIDAY NIGHT 5K SERIES. LIMITED SPACE. YOU MUST REGISTER TO PARTICIPATE. CONTACT COLLEEN FOR MORE INFORMATION Northslopefarm@comcast.net

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