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Gil Whitehead Winterberry Farm oxen Christmas trees

“Red” mentor, best friend, worker, oxen at Winterberry farm

Star and Red came to our farm when they were 2 weeks old and Gil was 9 years old, they…  MORE>

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Thank God for Sage.

I must say that 5 times a day. So in a normal day of my farm life, I have farm…  MORE>

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college student gone back to the land:

        My Kenya! yup she is my 21 year old girl, although she is almost grown up…  MORE>

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True salt of the earth!

My truest pleasures of parenting, is watching my kids while they are doing what makes them so happy! Gil is…  MORE>

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Winter Fun:

So what does a farmer do in the winter months? I wonder that myself, that is what do other farmers…  MORE>

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The Balancing Act:

Farmer/Mom-a fine line of growing children, growing food and flowers and growing myself: What farmer leaves there farm on May…  MORE>

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Farming with children

Farming with children: My kids and I started this farm together: I remember the day like it was yesterday, Kenya…  MORE>

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Starting those baby plants:

Winterberry Farms blog post for March 2015: Starting those baby plants, so this being our 10th year of growing food…  MORE>

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Maine Flower Farmer

Who would have thought:   I went to flower design school back in 1985, I learned the basics and then some…  MORE>

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Why Maine?

farming with children in Maine, how did that come to be and why?  well as I said before I started…  MORE>