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Mission Completed

An Ode and Farewell

By On April 25, 2016

Today is my last post for Farming Fort Collins after three years of writing the blog. I leave it in good hands. I am already a big fan of Amy’s. I can’t… Read More

Noah Pastor shows off a meal worm which he is about to eat during 
interactive presentation on eating bugs on Tuesday at Ijams Nature Center. The program is part of Ijams' "Living Clean & Green! Science Cafe" series. The presentation served meal worms and chocolate covered ants for people to try.

Spring Workshops with The Growing Project

By On April 17, 2016

The Growing Project is dedicated to educating our Fort Collins community about urban agriculture, food insecurity, gardening skills, cooking, food preservation, foraging, and more. Through their TGP University they offer a wide… Read More


The Buzz

By On April 10, 2016

Some of you may be patiently awaiting your spring bee order. I know I am. If you’re a first timer there are a few things to make sure you have on hand… Read More


Spring Cleaning

By On April 4, 2016

Today was an amazingly beautiful spring day here on the Front Range. I hope you had a chance to get out there and enjoy it. I definitely got out there, but not… Read More

Meet Tom! And the Red lady photobomber.

Talking Turkey

By On March 28, 2016

Spring isn’t just a time for baby chicks. One of my favorite birds to raise is turkeys. Especially heritage breed turkeys. For the last two years we have raised our own Thanksgiving… Read More

Chickens on fence

Spring for Chicks!

By On March 20, 2016

This morning I woke up, looked at the hubs, and said “let’s head to Cheyenne”. By this time he knows what that means. I wanted to check out the chick varieties coming… Read More


New Beginnings

By On March 14, 2016

Many of you have probably noticed that I have been a bit MIA on the blog over the last few months. For that I apologize. And starting today, that is changing. But… Read More

Celebrate FoCo

Celebrate Fort Collins!

By On December 1, 2015

It’s that time again – the Celebrate Fort Collins Giveaway! We’re in our 3rd year of hosting this giveaway, which has turned into the largest collaborative giveaway in the entire city of… Read More

boiled cider

Hard Cider Brine

By On November 15, 2015

It’s the countdown. Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Maybe you are trying a fresh local organic turkey or maybe you bought a frozen bird. Either way, the best turkey in my… Read More


Winter Farmer’s Market

By On November 1, 2015

It’s November. So much of our seasonal abundance is on the decline. CSA shares are wrapping up, unless you extended the season with a winter share or bought a full year option.… Read More