Farm happenings

The Art of Creating a Wedding

The Art of Creating a Wedding

Week #9 – February 24th 2016 One of the great aspects about my work is that I get to meet and work with new people all the time. This winter I have been meeting with brides and grooms, their moms and dads, sisters, cousins, friends and even a dog or two here and there!  Recently[…]

VIDEO: American Flower Growers

VIDEO: American Flower Growers

Week 6 – February 5th I belong to a trade group called the Association for Specialty Cut Flower Growers, which is a group of other flower farmers like myself from all over the country.   Flower farming used to be quite an industry in the United States, but now over 80% of the flowers in your[…]

Taste of June in January

Taste of June in January

Week 2 – January 15, 2016 My winter work these days consists mainly of office work, updating the website, ordering seeds and supplies and planning out our “season” (which is really three seasons!). I am also in the process of gathering and organizing photos from the photographers from last season to update my portfolio which[…]

“Pinning” Our Flowers

“Pinning” Our Flowers

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We’ve received many exquisite photos from our clients this year. Nothing makes flowers look more lovely than when they are seen in the arms of a happy bride or groom.

As a result we’ve spent several winter nights “pinning” our flowers to Patti’s Pinterest site. What’s so neat about Pinterest is the way it allows one to organize photos and share them on unique “boards.” We have begun to create a number of boards to display the variety of designs and arrangements available as well as the local flowers that are in season at a particular time of year.

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