Essex Farm is a 500 acre draft horse-powered farm that produces a full diet for 200 people. The Dirty Life is Kristin's memoir about the farm's startup year.


Teats Out

Posted 05/13/16 by admin

Essex Farm Note


Week 20, 2016

The kids and I are rushing to get on the road to see my parents and sister and pick up our seed potatoes, so please forgive the brevity this week, along with any typos.

The vegetable team has worked to get the new greenhouse staged and ready for raising, lots of transplants and seeds in the ground, and, already, hours of the never-finished work of weeding. The very first asparagus has emerged,...

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