Root ' N Roost Farm  Spring 2015 News!
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SPRING 2015 News: CSA Edition, Vol I.

Root n' Roost Farm is distributing our first CSA share this Friday, June 12th at our Farmstand. CSA Share holders can pick up there CSA between 4pm and 7pm today at our farmstand - Sunday share holders can pick up on Sunday between 4pm and 7pm! More info below in the CSA Section. Our Yoga classes are paused for the next two weeks, resuming on Friday, June 19th at 6pm and continuing on Friday evenings at 6pm and Sunday mornings at 9:30am.
Our class this weekend is on Raised Bed Garden Techniques, where we'll discuss hugelkultur, lasagna gardens, herb spirals and much more! 
Farmstand open Thursday through Sunday, 10am to 7pm with veggies (this week we have assorted greens including salad mixes and arugula, cilantro, oregano, fresh garlic,) eggs, jams, and transplants, consulting services, and tours available all day long! ...Much more coming this season, including an Earthen Oven design/build class that will lead to Flat Bread Pizza Fridays after Yoga, paired with documentary showings! 

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)
CSA at Root n Roost FarmOur 16 week Summer CSA starts TODAY! This weeks share contains:
Lettuce, Bok Choy, Spinach, Mustard greens, arugula, radishes, basil, chives, cilantro, fresh garlic, fresh flowers.

Pick-up at 4pm to 7pm. If you need to reschedule please call us at 845-292-91

Our Summer CSA program starts on June 12th and goes until September 25th - 16 weeks of produce picked and packed fresh, the day you get it! For the low-down on this show-down, please go to our CSA web page or CSA FAQ and get the application there to sign up. We look forward to growing for you and keeping you healthy! Call or email us any questions you have!

In the Media!
Tranplants at Root N Roost FarmThis week we had the pleasure of being interviewed by the great folks at Good Food Jobs, an online platform for people looking for work in the food industry in many related industries and food justice. Earlier this year we were featured in the Washington Post Photo section, and we have several radio interviews that we were featured in! :) 
Upcoming Classes, Workshops, & Tours

This weekend:
Raised Beg Gardening Techniques from 9am to 12noon, Sunday June 14th - Learn about hugelkultur, lasagna gardens, square foot gardening, herb spirals, and other methods of building UP, not down in your soil for better soil health, easy access, better drainage! Register here.

Next Weekend:
Recycled building
Recycled Building from 9am to 5pm, SaturdayJune 20th at The Vital Farm, 147 Cutler Rd., Swan Lake, NY with Root 'N Roost Farm. Come learn about using recycled materials to build a 8' by 8' shelter (this one will be for llamas and sheep). We'll construct a relatively FREE building from materials we've gleaned from the "waste" stream and show how easy it is to do using standard carpentry methods and techniques. Register here.

Renewable Energy Tour & Talk: June 23rd @ 5pm, July 5th @ noon, July 12th @ noon.
Wild Foraging Walk and Talk: Thurs. July 9th from 6pm to 7:30pm, potluck dinner after.
Earthen Oven design/build: July 25th & 26th, all day!

845-292-9126  || 802-318-1438
64 Mineral Springs Rd.
White Sulphur Springs, NY

Looking for more amazing organic food items?

We've been running a Wholeshare online bulk buying club for over two years now, and we continue to provide folks with access to a huge array of local, regional, national, and international food items through our Wholeshare online bulk buying program. It's as easy as logging into a website and shopping. Seriously.

Sign up for free and browse the amazing products that Wholeshare has to offer. We order monthly and have the entire shipment delivered to our farm where we sub-divide the ordered products, splitting up large bulk purchases into individual orders so you get to save on buying in bulk with our other Wholeshare group members!

Some products we LOVE:
Glendale Farm Organic Grape Juice: All we can say is we're ADDICTED!
New York grown and milled organic baking flour: Yup - grown and milled in NY! And it's organic and cheaper than conventional flour from your local supermarket!!
Organic Peanut Butter from New York owned Once Again Nut Butters: Established in 1976, this New York owned business has the best nut butters we've ever eaten!

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday between 10am and 5pm!

They are 1 hour long and are $30 minimum for up to 6 adults. Beyond 6 people, adults are $7, Children $5, 3 years old and younger are free!

Come see our pigs, chickens, ducks, turkeys, bees, gardens, greenhouses, and more! KIDS LOVE IT, and it's a great way to get children excited about nature, farming, and sustainable living! You can also purchase items directly at our farm stand at our farm!

We also offer private tours for you, your business, civic group, etc...


Call 845-292-9126 or contact us to book your tour today!


This weekend: Raised Bed Gardening Techniques

Sunday, June 14th from 9am to 12 noon
We will discuss different types of raised bed gardening techniques with hands on methods of creating them as we build trench-beds, box-beds, hugel-kultur beds, sheet-mulching and lasagna gardens, herb sprials, and berms. Maintain soil health, prevent erosion, limit stress on your body, and more! Full Farm Tour included! $20 per person. Register Here

Please see our website schedule of classes, tours, and workshops - including our series of renewable energy tours of our Solar PV and Solar Thermal systems, which have reduced our energy bills to... making us money!


Sean and Cheyenne are extremely passionate about farming, food, and sharing their knowledge to anyone interested in living a healthier lifestyle that is more connected to this wonderful planet we call home, and all it's wonders!

If you're looking to transform your property or living space into a viable, healthy, food-producing environment, we can help! We are both certified in 
Permaculture Design by internationally recognized Permaculture expert, Geoff Lawton, and have years of experience in farming, gardening, landscaping, permaculture, property design, natural and traditional building techniques, renewable energy systems, animal husbandry, beekeeping, excavation, computer technology, web design, small business consulting, permitting, licensing, and much more! 

We are confident we can help you realize your goals and dreams!

Contact us today to get started!
Eat well, Enjoy Nature, Be Healthy, Live Life!
WithThanks from Root 'N Roost Farm
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64 Mineral Springs Rd.
White Sulphur Springs, NY

845-292-9126 || 802-318-1438
Root 'n Roost Farm
64 Mineral Springs Rd.
Livingston Manor, NY 12758

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