Elderslie Farm Blog

Elderslie Farm Blog

Dining Room With Snow, Please

This morning at 6:50 my children lost their minds. They went running out the door in their pajamas with no shoes screaming “snow, snow, snow,

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Cheese

Walling

I am a son of Adam Smith. I was taught that endeavor is motivated by self-interest and justified by profit. But as I have grown

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Cheese

Creating Local

Some days I wonder if creativity is worth the bother. The creation of a thing unique and planned from idea and brought out of the

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Blackberries

A Place Worth Staying

I have seen these bushes in searing heat, in driving rain, and a thousand times as I drive past and walk to and fro. This

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Blackberries

All Things New

In June when I walked the brambles, I measured and I counted and I weighed. I estimated that we would harvest about 30% of what

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Blackberries

On the Edge

Last weekend I was trying to get work done in my office. With the blackberry season about to start, creamery construction at full pace, and

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