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Chemical Free Farming

Healthy, Buggy Harvest: The Joys and Jolts of Chemical-Free Orcharding

Jan DeBlieu | Posted 08.18.2015 | Green
Jan DeBlieu

The ripening Winesap had a beautiful pinkish cast to its skin, a shine that promised good eating -- and a long-legged, fierce-looking insect clinging to it. An assassin bug that could inflict a nasty, painful bite. We were absolutely thrilled.

From Gardening to Farming: A Glimpse at Long Island's Garden of Eve Organic Farm

Cathy Erway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Cathy Erway

After a trip out to Garden of Eve organic farm in Riverhead, I was introduced to a world of old-school farming values being led for the most part by young and fresh-thinking pioneers.