Imagine sheep grazing at Wasque Point on Chappaquiddick, or goats and cattle browsing the greenery at Long Point Wildlife Refuge. It’s not a long...
The secret to growing sweet blueberries on the Vineyard is patience and sun. “I say this every single chance I get,” blueberry farmer Susan Murphy...
Jamie Norton is looking forward to having his house back next winter. For years now his roommates — starter trays of peppers, eggplants, melons,...
The Farm and Field column began in 1976 recording weather events and hay bale counts, new livestock additions and crop woes. Reporter Mary Breslauer...
Matthew Dix Rebecca Miller
Nicolas Andre handed over a bag of fresh chicken livers to a customer at the West Tisbury Farmers’ Market on Saturday morning. After...
horses
The names of judges at the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Fair are largely kept anonymous for fear of bullying, bribery or heckling. There...
Emily Palena
A crowd hovered at the entrance gate to the West Tisbury Farmers’ Market on Saturday morning, as workers from Morning Glory Farm unloaded...
Tomatoes
Tomatoes and melons are on the way, cucumbers are having a banner year and demand is up for Island-grown produce, especially kale and...
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When state Agriculture Commissioner Greg Watson made his swing through a series of Vineyard farms last week, there was detailed...

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