Meet the Farmers

Posted Posted in Co-op Community, Farm 2 Fork

We support local, independent, and organic farmers whenever possible and are committed to promoting sustainable agriculture and biodiversity. These are just a few of our many local and regional growers and farmers. Brookford Farm – Canterbury, NH 10.8 miles from the Co-op www.brookfordfarm.com “We are a 600-acre diversified farm with 35+ acres in certified organic […]

Raise the Beds!

Posted Posted in Farm 2 Fork, Shaker Gardens

By Stacey Cooper, Co-op Farm Manager I stumbled across an very interesting new method of growing veggie crops, which I have decided to try to incorporate in the gardens here at Shaker Village. The method is inspired by Jean-Martin Fortier, reminiscent of the French Intensive methods used in Europe. The theory goes that by creating […]