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In early June 2019, the second Los Altos Hills Community Farm was installed on a busy corner! A large neighborhood gathering helped to celebrate the opening of the stand! Advertisements
The community farm stand has become a popular community sharing point thanks to the community gathering site of Nextdoor.com. Today a neighbor Mellisa has left several vases of fresh herbs to share and posted pictures of the herbs on the … Continue reading
Today I installed 4 bee nucs (small hives) today from a bee keep down near San Luis Obispo. I transported this hives in the back of my car for 4 hours.. luckily not too many escape from the cardboard boxes … Continue reading
At a recent Slow Food South Bay annual event, I learned about the seed libraries now available at many real public libraries locally where you can “check out” seeds in the hope that you will bring back some other ones … Continue reading
It’s that time of year and free persimmons are now available at the farm stand.
It’s honey time at the farm stand. I’ve harvested our backyard hives about 2 weeks ago and extracted about 3 1/2 gallons of honey. It’s incredible thick, darker and much richer in flavors than store bought generic honey. Contact me … Continue reading