Category Archives: What’s IN STORE for you!

Aronia Berries Top Pick on the Farm in August

June speaks of strawberries here in the Midwest. August speaks of aronia berries here on the farm.  Never heard of aronia berries?  Here’s the scoop: Aronia berries, also called chokeberries, are native to North America but grown in many other … Continue reading

Posted in DID YOU KNOW?, Uncategorized, What's IN STORE for you!

It’s a Good Week

The sun is shining, it’s finally summer, what’s not to love?  It’s a good week. Although some ground is still puddled with stagnant water, the excessive rain that we’ve endured since April is drying up, leaving soil cracked and hard, … Continue reading

Posted in What's IN STORE for you!

It’s All About That Sweet Sweet Sorghum!

This has been a busy week here at Old Loon Farm.  Asparagus is in full growth mode, although the heavy rains we’ve had this month, coupled with the saturated soil, have made harvesting a bit of an extra chore.  We’re … Continue reading

Posted in DID YOU KNOW?, Sorghum Syrup Project, What's IN STORE for you!

Looking forward to a Memorable Weekend

It’s the traditional start to Summer in the Midwest – Memorial Day Weekend – and it’s right around the corner.  Established to remember those American heros who died in war, it is also the first big holiday weekend of the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, What's IN STORE for you!

Asparagus Season

Yup, it’s here again!  Asparagus season. The local harvest has started.  Sure, you can buy asparagus at the grocery store in the middle of winter, but it comes to you from halfway around the world.  Now is the season for … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes, What's IN STORE for you! | Tagged ,

Sweet Taste of Autumn Sorghum Festival

Our Sweet Taste of Autumn sorghum festival takes place next week, October 12 and 13, at Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center’s Sustainable Farm, 4415 W CR 200 S in Noble County, just south of Wolf Lake, Indiana.  Merry Lea, is less … Continue reading

Posted in Sorghum Syrup Project, What's IN STORE for you!

It’s Spring! On the Calendar, at Least!

Now that we’re on Daylight Savings Time and the days are warming up a bit, it seems that working takes up a lot more of our daily lives!  No more sleeping in!  Welcome, sunshine, birdsong and warmer weather! Although many … Continue reading

Posted in What's IN STORE for you!