Do You Love to Make People Happy?

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  Do you love good food and making people happy? We have you covered. We’re looking to add to our delivery crew and our farmers market team here at Elmwood Stock Farm in Georgetown, Ky. We are looking for good attitudes, and farm experience is not necessary. These are entry level positions with lots of […]

To Market, To Market

If you’ve ever wondered what all goes into one of your favorite weekend pastimes, the farmer’s market, you can begin this conceptual journey mid-week, Wednesday or Thursday, thereabouts. This is when the Elmwood Stock Farm farmer’s market team meets, discusses the good, bad and ugly from the weekend before, and plans for the weekend ahead. […]

Analyzing Chores vs Work

Farmer John Bell at Elmwood Stock Farm on a tractor

There’s Always Plenty to Do  Each winter, more and more individuals who found us the previous summer brave the elements to shop with us at the winter farmers markets or at our on-farm store. We enjoy this, because we have more time to visit and get to know one another outside of the hustle and […]

We Are Hiring!

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We’re currently looking for a couple of all-stars to join our team! Do you love good food and making people happy? We have you covered. We’re looking to add to our delivery crew and our farmers market team here at Elmwood Stock Farm in Georgetown, Ky. We are looking for good attitudes, and farm experience […]

Sweets for the sweet!

  One of my favorite organic vegetables is at peak season right now! Sweet potatoes seem to hit the spot during cold weather, and can be enjoyed with easy preparation on a busy weeknight or on the weekend. To set the record straight, sweet potatoes are not yams. We do not grow yams in this […]

Heritage Turkeys, from Egg to Thanksgiving

The heritage turkey hens laid their eggs, and we hatched them in the incubator, back in the springtime. They’ve been living on our rolling pastures since coming out of the brooder barn at a few weeks of age. This represents the essence of farmer optimism: turn an egg into the centerpiece of the Thanksgiving feast, and have some fun while doing it.

How to Extend Your Local Eating Season

Now that we have an online store, a Fall CSA Farm Share and a Winter CSA Farm Share, we take the responsibility of producing food year-round more seriously. Here as the days get shorter, growing into the colder months is on our minds.

Your Guide to the Best Root Vegetables

Root vegetables are among the stars of the farm as the weather turns cooler. Our summer vegetables—tomatoes, zucchini, eggplant, peppers—are only designed by nature to grow in summer. It’s pretty great that nature designed other plants to feed us during other parts of the year.

Your Turkey Questions Answered

Each fall, we look forward to receiving your questions about our pasture-raised, organic turkeys. These turkeys are soon to be the centerpieces of special meals across the country—and given the care and time it’s taken to raise them, you’re paying more for these than the loss-leader grocery store special—so we are answering some of the most common turkey questions we receive.