Featured Farm

July 16, 2015

Our visit to Beetlebung Beef

Yesterday, the Farm Project spent the morning maintaining the Chilmark Elementary school garden, weeding beds, harvesting veggies, and setting up trellises for beans. In the afternoon we visited Beetlebung Beef in Chilmark and had a blast! We were lucky enough to spend the afternoon feeding sheep and pigs, learning about rotational grazing of livestock, how to ...
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October 30, 2014

Farm of the Month: The Vineyard Open Land Foundation’s Cranberry Acres Bog

The cranberry, one of North America’s three native fruits, is making a comeback on the island. The Vineyard Open Land Foundation (VOLF) grows Early Blacks, a historic variety of cranberries, in its Cranberry Acres bog on Lambert’s Cove Road, which is being restored using organic, traditional methods. Learn more about our featured farm this month ...
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