Growing a market garden in the cool northern Idaho climate challenges us. We make our living from the crops that we grow and sell, which gives us incentive to pursue every season extension technique we can utilize for maintaining the highest yields possible.

OUTSIDE OF THE BOX: COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE

All successful CSAs are not created the same, nor are they operated the same.

MARKET SCENES

Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market

 

VERMICOMPOSTING, ANIMAL HUSBANDRY IN A WORM BED

Worm castings have both ecological and economic value.

THE KINGDOM OF GOD IS LIKE A FARMERS MARKET – Commentary

One of the catalysts for our year of plenty was the inaugural season of the Millwood Farmers’ Market in our church parking lot. The idea for the market came from Kelly, a junior-high student in our congregation who lives just two blocks from the church. She hatched the idea on an aimless summer day in our sleepy historic mill town on the urban fringe of Spokane, Wash.

THE MILKMAN STILL DELIVERS

The Milkman Company may help revolutionize the food distribution system by offering customers a traditional way of sourcing food.