Ahhh, Sweet Basil!

I love basil. This extremely aromatic herb can make an appearance on our table each night for dinner and it will never grow old to me. A wonderful Chiffonade of raw sweet basil among a bowl of fresh lettuce greens, whole leaves atop a fresh baked homemade pizza, or layered ontop a portobello mushroom cap on[…]

Plan Now For Spring

Winter time is almost over and although most things are dormant doesn’t mean you have to be. There are many tasks you can start now that will ensure that your summer is filled with many tasty delights. Here at The Yisrael Family Farm we’ve already started planting in our greenhouse, this time around we hired the best[…]

Eggshell Seed Starters

Who knew eggshells make the perfect size seed starters?! They are a natural way to germinate your seeds and they can be planted right into the soil. The eggshells are biodegradable and will supply good nourishment to your soil. Eggshells are also a good line of defense for plants prone to damage by slugs and[…]