Stinging Nettles for Spring

I first heard of stinging nettles in the old fairy tale The Wild Swans, about a princess who’s brothers were all turned into swans.  She had to weave them shirts made from the fiber of stinging nettles and the nettles stung her fingers. Stinging nettles are the first greens of the season!  I first discoveredContinue reading “Stinging Nettles for Spring”

Find us at the Sara Hardy Farmer’s Market every Saturday morning May through October!

Morganic Farm is excited to attend the Sara Hardy Farmer’s Market on Saturday mornings from 7:30am-12:30pm from now through the end of October.  We’re bringing in our pork cuts as well as chicken, duck and quail eggs!  We’re also bringing an array of our freshest organic  produce. Our Pork Share, Egg Share, Poultry Share, Rabbit Share, VegetableContinue reading “Find us at the Sara Hardy Farmer’s Market every Saturday morning May through October!”

Spring Harvest for 1st week in June

Welcome to Spring’s first harvest!  This week we have: Salad greens, oregano, rhubarb, nettles, and chives. The nettles can be a little tricky to use.  Try not to touch them as they do sting.  I have cut them off the stem.  The best way to work with them is to use salad tongs or gloves.Continue reading “Spring Harvest for 1st week in June”