Spring Dreaming

The Hecka Local table looked pretty good at the Free Farm Stand yesterday. Yacón root,, lettuce, chard, and kale from the Free Farm, more sunchokes from Berkeley, Haas avocados from Kali Garden (almost across the street from the stand), fava bean leaves from 18th and Rhode Island, greens from the Secret Garden, including the most […]

Yacking about Yacón (and other things)

Between the scionwood exchange, the Free Farm Stand, and the fabulous weather, I would say it was a great weekend.  I loved the Free Farm Stand this week. Again we were low on produce, though that is a bit relative, we had more than last week, and it is amazing we had so much considering […]

Hearts and Hammers

I just read some beautiful words from Louie Vitale written in prison where he talks about “the positive creative energy that embraces us all and our universes”.  I am lucky enough to be in touch with that energy on a regular basis because of the work I am  doing at the Free Farm Stand and the Free Farm.  […]