On Our Farm

Our mission: To spread joy by growing beautiful flowers for our community using sustainable agricultural practices. 

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Compost

We haul in tons of rich black compost from a local Dairy Farm and apply a thick layer to our garden beds in the spring. This gives our plants a great start, enriches the soil, and feeds the plants throughout the summer.

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Farm History

Our land has been farmed since the 1700's. For many years it was a Dairy farm with milk cows that roamed the pastureland. The Dairy barn burnt down in the 1970's but two silos still stand tall along its foundation.  Before we tilled up a parcel of the land to plant flowers it was a hay field for our neighbor's Dairy cows.

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Sustainable Practices

Growing healthy plants is the best preventative against pest and disease pressures in the garden. When a problem does arise, we use only organically approved methods of pest control to keep our family and farm as safe and healthy as possible.

 

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Thanks for joining us here at Meadow Brook Farm! 

 

Dec. 2021:

We are taking a break this year from our Cut Flower subscriptions. I decided to continue with a 6th year degree in education and Glenn is really enjoying breeding our Goldens. We now have 6 females.  Cut Flower farming demands a lot of physical labor and time so while we love growing flowers, we are ready for a break. We hope to still offer bouquets this summer from our Peonies and perennials but may not plant many annual flowers, if I can stay away from the seed catalogs

2019:

We are so excited to be growing beautiful cut flowers for you! This has been a dream of mine for a number of years and I am so excited to be making it a reality. Glenn retired from Dairy farming this past year so we tilled up a piece of our land and started planting. Glenn has grown roses for his own enjoyment for many years and I studied horticulture in college so with a lot of prayer and a little know how - we began! Follow along with our journey on instagram @48meadowbrook

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