I first was exposed to New Zealand spinach (Tetragonia tetragonioides) having a Memorial Day gin & tonic in downtown Lexington Kentucky a few years back. My New York friend had just got in to town and joined me for a drink and not a minute […]
5th Ave. Farm has a new additional grow site in 2019. In addition to East Garfield Park we are now growing on 4 acres of virgin prairie in a small hidden valley in the old town of Crete in unincorporated Will County.
By June we were building 4 80 foot planting beds and 5 25 foot beds for herbs and flowers.
In April we planted around 100 raspberries and about 15 fruit trees.