Brooklyn Life

Posted May 29th, 2012 by & filed under beekeeping.

Photos by Neil Despres (portrait of me at the plot) (view from our Greenpoint rooftop) (seedlings at the store) (neighborhood kiddos w/ their lemonade stand)...

On Building on Building

Posted March 6th, 2012 by .

Like for Meg, there's lots of hustle going on over my side of the fence. Work at the farm I manage, Brooklyn Grange, is ramping

Hayseed’s Opening April 4th!

Posted March 1st, 2012 by .

I'm excited to announce that Hayseed's Big City Farm Supply (the pop-up store I've been working on with Brooklyn Grange and Domestic Construction) will be

This is what I aspire to…

Posted February 22nd, 2012 by .

Check out a great video from on this lovely couple getting by on their own grit, ingenuity and hard work. This makes me miss

Straw or Hay? What’s the Difference?

Posted October 30th, 2011 by .

And why should you care? Well, it's uses in raising the livestock that you eventually eat is one good reason to understand the difference. It's

One Step Closer to Where I Want to Be

Posted November 29th, 2010 by .

It has been a frightening few months since I left my well-paying, fairly stress free desk job back in May. I've been focusing most of