September 15, 2019

Good morning friends and local food eaters,

Along with tons of ragweed, lovely cooling temperatures, and endless soccer, what does this time of year mean on the farm?

Turkeys are here!!!

We really enjoy raising turkeys. They graze grass and weeds down like sheep, they are...

August 14, 2019

Good morning friends and local food eaters,

It’s been a couple of months since we sent out a newsletter! We hope you are all doing well and enjoying summer to the fullest. Here’s what’s been going on at North Mountain Pastures.

As we mentioned in the spring, this year is...

May 15, 2019

Good morning local food eaters!

As I sit here, the rain is coming down and it is a bit chilly. You know why? Cause we're having a real spring. Not a winter-straight-to-summer like we have had in recent years. But a true spring season, complete with lots of rain, sun, an...

February 15, 2019

Dear friends of North Mountain Pastures,

Thank goodness for snow days. The time to reflect on one’s priorities and spend time with loved ones really helps to bring perspective. Thawing frozen water lines, plowing, and hard to start engines come with it too, but we’ll ke...

January 30, 2019

Dear friends and customers of North Mountain Pastures,

Welcome to real winter!
It is really cold now. Temperatures dropping as I write this, expected to be subzero tonight. 
We do what we can to keep our livestock fed and comfortable, which means lots of bedding. Farm...

September 19, 2018

Dear friends and local food eaters,

Lately there has been a lot of sharing of farm life trials and tribulations, of which there are many. 

To balance that out, I wanted to share this experience from last weekend. 

We had some friends over and were grilling a london broil...

September 10, 2018

Good morning local food eaters! 

Is it still summer?

Feels like we've been alternating between heat waves and rainy season. But we still have tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and summer squash, though they are probably on their way out now.

One of my favorite things to do wit...

August 30, 2018

We believe that it is possible to make a living farming.

With the changing food system and a growth in organics and the demand for pure, properly raised foods, farmers can now sell what they raise directly to consumers for a premium price. We've based our goals and acti...