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Join us for the Winter Farming Lecture Series and Permiculture Certification Course!

Winter Farming Lecture Series January – February 2013 Join us for a journey through winter farming with some of our areas most skilled farmers! Our Winter Farming Lecture Series will be held on four Saturdays. Dates: January 12 – Accokeek Foundation’s Ecosystem Farm – Accokeek, Maryland January 26 – Even’ Star Organic Farm – Lexington …

Guide to Winter Growing

When the days shorten and the remainder of the natural world goes into hibernation, we continue to need quality local food.  Winter farming is key to maximizing productivity of small urban farming spaces. The vigorous summer cycle takes a lot out of the soil and winter gives us the chance to rejuvenate our soils by aerating, adding compost and feeding …