Silky chickens
What came first — the chicken or the egg? It’s one of those questions that has plagued the human race for ages, but Up-Island Eggs owner Katherine...
farm
Lambert’s Cove Inn executive chef Max Eagan showed up for pickup day at Whippoorwill Farm’s Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program on Friday...
snow peas
Snap, shell, snow: June means pea season on the Vineyard. It’s a rite of summer, seeing the “We Have Our Peas” sign placed for the...
piglet
Squeals had been echoing through the Katama Barn at the Farm Institute for 14 hours while three mamma pigs labored last week. Mariah, Carrie...
FARM STAND
With the rolling fields of the Keith Farm next door and Lucy Vincent Beach in the distance, Chris Fischer tried to hand off a piglet over the fence...
beds of potatoes and squash
As the last week of August and first week of September are upon us, there is no getting around the crisp smell of soil in the air, the slight crunch...
Dutch Belted Heiffers
Fresh corn, tomatoes, potatoes, squash, greens and other veggies dot the farmers’ markets across the Island. Nothing compares to farm fresh eggs,...
Anna Virgil
Anna Sylvia tends to her draft horse Virgil every day at Sweetened Water barn in Edgartown. Whether after work at the SBS Grain store or after...
Living on an Island can seem closed off from the rest of the world, sometimes leaving you itching to reach the mainland so you can go faster...

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