By Mark Musick Forty years ago today more than 70 people from across the Northwest gathered at Pragtree Farm in Snohomish County to officially form the Tilth Association (the predecessor […]
By Alan Garvey, Master Composter/Soil Builder Intern My Master Composter experience started back in the fall of 2014. Little did I know I was stepping into a world that would […]
I thought I had a brown thumb. I’d put a plant in the ground, watch it wither, and wonder why my neighbor’s basil was two feet tall. Then, while making […]
Getting ready for the school year comes with a few annual rituals, like gathering school supplies, freeing the closet of outgrown clothes and shoes, and perhaps acquiring a fresh new […]
By Liza Burke, Communications and Marketing Director With major construction nearing completion, we’re excited to report the farm looks amazing! It’s been about a year since big equipment rolled in […]
By Nisha Joglekar, Communications Intern As a new gardener, I would be puzzled at seeing browned, drooping or half-eaten leaves on plants that had looked healthy before. Making some simple changes […]
By Nisha Joglekar, Communications Intern Arriving over a year back from the tropical climes of India, I was struck by how green Seattle was. Beautiful flowers and trees lined every […]
It’s been a busy few weeks kicking off the summer farming season — check out the latest news from the farm!
Summer is rolling in and the plants are shooting up! What to do with all that food?
By Tom Beck, Individual Giving and Informatics Manager You can call Sharon a savvy and active philanthropist. Today, she’s been working in the garden. When I asked her what she’d […]