Tag Archives: food

Conserving During the Holidays

Since we are immersed in the holiday season I thought I would send out a bit of information regarding sustainability, dish washing, reducing waste, and water use.  The following list contains past observations of common occurrences I have seen at … Continue reading

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Sustainable Living Potluck

Come on out to the EcoRanch on Aug 17th at 4pm for the Sustainable Living Potluck.  Bring a tasty dish, take a tour, and meet great people.  Patrick Pynes – Honeybee Teacher will be teaching a beekeeping that day.  More … Continue reading

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Donations to Flagstaff Family Food Center

Today we had the pleasure of Professor Peggy Pollack and her summer Sustainable Botany Class at NAU return to the EcoRanch.  Our raised beds are doing considerably well, better than we expected.  Looking back at when we first planted, it … Continue reading

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The Field

We’re making progress with the raised beds, only one more to go.  So far we’ve planted a variety of potatoes, lentils, kale, kale, and more kale, peas, nasturtiums, oregano, basil, thyme, chamomile, bok choy, arugula, chard, a variety of lettuces, … Continue reading

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NPA Service Day

THANK YOU SO MUCH NPA!!!!  We had hard working, motivated seniors from Northland Preparatory Academy visit today.  We started with a tour of the EcoRanch and then got down to business.   Students built a rock wall, planted fruit trees and … Continue reading

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Great information on rethinking our food system.

The Manhattan TEDx conference that just aired a few days ago is spectacular.  It will really stimulate the way you think about growing, eating, and living with food.  Watch, learn, and find new ways that you can get involved in … Continue reading

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Winter Settles In

Aside from plowing the driveway, shoveling the walkways, and trying to fight the never ending battle of ice dams on the roof, most of our outside work has come to a close.  The chickens are still laying, giving us at … Continue reading

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