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Economy, Ecology, & the Launch of a Regenerative Food CSA

Farming is slow. It's not often "relax-in-the-sunshine-with-a-frosty-beverage" slow. It's more like "your-mortgage" slow. Or, "walk-in-ski-boots" slow. Or "build-the-pyramids" slow.  Farming requires tremendous repetitive effort. And, the progress produced by that effort is incremental and, often, imperceptible.  But every once in a while, after years (and generations) of planning and work and preparation and building and stressing and pushing, something incredible is revealed. I'm proud and relieved to say that today is one of those days. Cally and I have a dream for this farm. We want to honor the work of three generations of the family by making the land they tended more wildly fertile. We want to restore and care for the buildings they erected by making the barns,...

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2015 Winter Lamb Harvest Pickup

Hi everyone! We will be picking up the lamb orders from the butcher on Wednesday morning. Yesterday, Cally and I went and saw the meat hanging in the coolers...and it looks wonderful. I have no doubt we'll have some tasty lamb chops for the holidays. For those of you who ordered lamb from our 2015 winter lamb harvest, the pickup times are: Wednesday, December 16th from 12pm to 7pm Thursday, December 17th from 12pm to 7pm Our address is: Studio Hill, LLCPullman Farm957 Trumbull Hill RoadShaftsbury, VT 05262 Click here for our location on Google Maps. If you have any questions or would like to schedule a home delivery instead, please give us a call at 802-379-9070. Thanks!Jesse

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