Tag: Urban Farm

Video Buffalo News: Mark and Janice Stevens, urban farmers

This is an excellent interview by the News’ Brian Meyer with Mark & Janice Stevens of the Wilson Street Urban.

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Down on the Farm: Potatoes!!

We planted potatoes this week  (I guess I shouldn’t say “we” because I didn’t help at all).  When we lived

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Down on the Farm: A Residential Compost Pick-up Service

The Farmer Pirates Cooperative is offering a household composting service which will benefit all the Farmer Pirate farms.   The

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Down on the Farm: Cup of Tea Anyone?

Ahhh.  It’s over.  One of the most difficult summers I can remember.  Remind me to not be involved in farming

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Down on the Farm: Ristra, Anyone?

These “Ristras” are made from some of the fine-quality Cayenne peppers I grow here. They are picked, strung up, and

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Down on the Farm: So…. What Have You Been Doing This Summer?

(By Janice Stevens, WSUF) Have you found a way to remain cool and hydrated?  That has been our challenge this

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Down on the Farm: Second Saturday

The second Saturday of each month during the growing season is a volunteer day down on the farm. Click here

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Down on the Farm: Maypole Celebration, a Spring Success

Looking around me I could scarcely believe that we were celebrating with a Maypole festival in the dilapidated East side

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Buffalo Spree, Wilson Street Farm: The Stevens Family

(click in image for full view) (By Nancy J Parisi, Buffalo Spree) Once inside the Stevens family’s Fillmore Avenue home,

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Down on the Farm: Spring at Last!

(Janice Stevens – Wilson Street Urban Farm) What an interesting spring we have  had.   Two weeks of 70 -80

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