Category Archives: Farm Updates

Bridging the Gap for Local Wheat, from Farm to Loaf

New American Stone Mills

As you know, we are bringing an old farm back to life in Willsboro with good bread. Three years ago, many of you loaned us funds through Kiva to help us build a wood-fired bread oven. The Kiva community championed our first loan where traditional lending sources wouldn’t and this launched our business to a […]

Podcasts We Enjoy in the Breadery

Podcast

While mixing dough and baking bread in the Breadery, the podcast as a medium for audio enjoyment, is a most suitable companion. It allows us to keep our hands busy with kneading and shaping while allowing our minds to wander into deep thoughts on food, farming and fun. There are SO many good podcasts and […]

Fall / Winter Farmers’ Markets

An amazing Summer was had by us – no more so than at farmers markets across the Adirondacks and Champlain Valley. The good news is that there are two farmers markets continuing on through the Fall and Winter until Christmas time.   The Hotel Saranac this year has invited the Ausable Valley Grange Farmers’ Market […]

Meet the Cows

meet-the-cows

Projects take time, but you do have to start somewhere, lest you never begin. This was our thinking and applied plan for a future micro-dairy. As some of you may know, we have a big red barn with a grand milking parlor. Some have opined that it was the first “modern” milking parlor in Essex […]

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